Scott Simeral

About this author

Scott Simeral is Joint Special Operations University's (JSOU) Academic Chair to Naval Special Warfare. He has over 15 years of service in and out of uniform with Special Operations Forces (SOF), interagency, and conventional organizations.

Scott's education includes an MA in Defense and Strategic Studies from the U.S. Naval War College, an MA in English Literature from the University of South Florida, and an MBA from the University of Florida. His professional military education includes the Joint Forces Staff College and JSOU. 

A native of Coronado, California, Scott is a proud Coronado High School alumnus. He was a third-generation military officer and graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy (USNA) with a Bachelor of Science in political science and a minor in Arabic language. 

Publications from this author

SOF Quills for the Porcupine: Applying Lessons from Ukraine to Taiwan
Authored by:
Scott Simeral, Lieutenant Colonel Steven Skipper, Lieutenant Colonel Giovanna Espegio
Published on 3/7/2023
Digital Only