Academic Advisory

WSP’s academic advisory is composed of academic professionals and disciplinary experts who help Warrior-Scholar Project ensure its programming is aligned with current issues and expectations in higher education as they relate to student veterans.

Humanities Advisors

Dr. Jadwiga Biskupska
Assistant Professor, Department of History, Sam Houston State University

Dr. Sean Dowdy
Researcher, Department of Social Anthropology, University of Oslo

Dr. Mike Fotos
Director of Undergraduate Studies for Environmental Studies and Lecturer in Political Science, Yale University

Dr. Michael Klarman
Charles Warren Professor of American Legal History, Harvard University

Gen. David Petraeus
Partner, KKR & Chairman, KKR Global Institute

Dr. Lowry Pressly
Lecturer on Social Studies, Harvard University

Dr. Gregory Redhouse
Assistant Professor, School of Business and Social Science, Dine College

Dr. Norma Thompson
Associate Director of the Whitney Humanities Center and Senior Lecturer in the Humanities, Yale University

Dr. Corri Zoli
Director of Research and Assistant Research Professor in International Security at Institute for National Security & Counterterrorism, Maxwell & Syracuse University College of Law

STEM Advisors

Dr. Marla Geha
Professor in the Astronomy and Physics, Yale University

Dr. Michael McDonald
Associate Professor of Physics at the Kavli Institute for Astrophysics and Space Research, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Writing Advisors

Dr. Keith Shaw
Director of Transfer, Veteran, and Non-Traditional Student Programs, Princeton University

Dr. Karin Gosselink
Associate Director of Undergraduate Writing and Academic Strategies, Poorvu Center for Teaching and Learning, Yale University

Maria Del Mar Galindo
Interim Dean, Branford College, Yale University

Dr. Kathryn Temple
Professor and Chair, English Department, Georgetown University Business Advisors

Business & Entrepreneurship Advisors

Sidney Covington
Veteran Engagement Associate, Amerivet Securities

Jordan Forney
Advisor, Bernstein Wealth Management

Misty Fox
Director of Entrepreneurship and Small Business, Syracuse University D’Aniello Institute for Veterans and Military Families

Jennifer Garrett
Real Estate Broker, @ Properties

Michael Pett
Head of Military and Veteran Programs, Uber

We make an impact


Veterans served through academic boot camps and workshops


Top college and university partners


of our boot camp alumni have graduated or are on track to earn a bachelor’s degree


of our boot camp alumni recommend our program to other veterans

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

We are committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion in everything we do.

Our Partners

We are grateful for the support from our partner organizations.

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