COL  Walter Hitchcock

Title: Faculty - History
Department: Social Science/Busin Administr Division
Phone: (575) 624-8183
Office: Willson Hall 203

FALL 2017 Schedule
Course IDSecCourse NameHS/JC
HIST 111303Development of Western Civilization IJC
HIST 111304Development of Western Civilization IJC
HIST 231313American Military HistoryJC
HIST 231315American Military HistoryJC
Educational Background:
Ph.D., University of Mississippi, American History, 1980
M.S.S., University of Mississippi (NDEA Fellow), International Relations, 1968
B.A., LaGrange College, History and English, 1966

1993 - Present, New Mexico Military Institute, Professor, History
1976 - 1993, United States Air Force Academy, Associate Professor and Deputy Head, History
1982, West Oahu College, Hawaii, Adjunct Faculty, Adjunct Faculty, History
1981, University of Hawaii, Adjunct Faculty, History
1976, University of Maryland (Asian Division) Seoul, Korea, Adjunct Faculty, History
1968, Blue Mountain College, MS, Instructor, History
1968 - 1970, University of Mississippi, Graduate Teaching Assistant, History

Honors, Awards and Publications:

Outstanding Teacher of the Year, Phi Theta Kappa, 1994, 1999, 2001, 2010
NEH Fellowship (Charles Neu, Director), University of Miami, 2005
The USMA-ROTC Military History Fellowship, West Point, 1996
American Exchange Lecturer, Russian Air Force Academy, 1992
NEH Fellowship (Robin Winks, Director), Yale University, 1991


Organizations and Committees:

U.S. Air Force Academy Falcon Scholars, Academic Advisor, 1995 - 2010
Faculty Senate, Member and Chair, 1995 - 2006
Employee Compensation Committee, Co-Chair, 1995 - 2001


Author, "Timothy Walker", "Yale Biographical Dictionary of American Law, 2009
Editor, The Intelligence Revolution and Modern Warfare,1996
Editor, The Intelligence Revolution: A Historical Perspective,1991
Author, Timothy Walker: Antebellum Lawyer. New York: Garland Publishing, 1990