Peter Mansoor

Ohio State University

Dr. Peter Mansoor, Colonel, U.S. Army (Retired), is the General Raymond E. Mason, Jr. Chair of Military History and a CNN military analyst. He assumed this position in September 2008 after a 26 year career in the U.S. Army that culminated in his service in Iraq as the executive officer to General David Petraeus, the Commanding General of Multi-National Force-Iraq, during the period of the surge in 2007-2008. He has authored a history of more

Suggested Topics: 
-US military and diplomatic involvement in Iraq
-Iranian Hegemony
-Syrian Civil War
-Taliban and al-Qaeda insurgency

Recent AHS Chapters:
-Ohio State University                             -Johns Hopkins University                    -Carnegie Mellon University               -Brown University                     -Columbia University