Dr. George Dewey Davis III

Dr. George Dewey Davis III

Dissertation Chair/Adjunct Professor

Active-Duty Navy Captain currently serving as the Commander, NATO Communications and Information Agency’s Communications Support Unit in Norfolk, Virginia

Dr. George Dewey Davis III is an active-duty Navy Captain currently serving in his last military assignment as Commander with the NATO Communications and Information Agency’s Communications Support Unit in Norfolk, Virginia. In June 2023, he will be retiring with 42+ years of serving with the U.S. Navy. A communicator throughout his entire military career, Dr. Davis brings a breadth of experience in Department of Defense Information Technology and Cyber Strategic developments as well as military leadership, having served in multiple assignments for the Pentagon, during joint assignments, and working with NATO alliance nations. Dr. Davis joined Capitol Tech in 2020. He holds a Ph.D. in Business Administration.

Areas of Expertise:

  • Military Operations
  • Information Technology
  • Cyberspace/Defense/Security
  • Information Systems
  • Naval Science
  • Systems Engineering
  • Organizational Leadership
  • Military History
  • NATO, Command, Control
  • Communications
  • Computers and Intelligence Systems
  • International Relations
  • Political Science
  • History
  • Encryption
  • National Security
  • Cyber/IT Strategies and Policies
  • IT Governance
  • Risk Management
  • Knowledge Management



  • PhD - Business Administration, Northcentral University 
  • MS - International Relations - Salve Regina University 
  • MA - Military Studies, USMC Command & Staff College 
  • MS - Information Technology, University of Maryland University College
  • B.A. - History, University of Rhode Island
  • Graduate of U.S. Naval War College
  • Graduate Certificate, MIT, National Security and Foreign Policy, Seminar XXI
  • Graduate Certificate, Harvard University, Cybersecurity: Managing Risk in the Information Age
  • Graduate Certificate, NATO Defense College, Rome, Italy
  • Lean Six Sigma – Green Belt

Professional Achievements

  • 41+ years Active-Duty U.S. Navy
  • Numerous Military Medals/Ribbons

Honors & Awards 

  • Numerous Military Medals/Ribbons
  • 2015 Copernicus Award Recipient from the Armed Forces Communications Electronic Association 
  • Delta Mu Delta Honor Society 
  • Golden Key Honor Society
  • Delta Epsilon Sigma Honor Society
  • National Society of Leadership and Success Honors Society