Following al Qaeda's attacks on 9-11 the Naval War College Foundation established the John Nicholas Brown Chair of Counterterrorism.[1] The endowment fund campaign was chaired by former President George Herbert Walker Bush. United States Senator John McCain and former Chief of Naval Operations were the campaigns honorary co-chairs. The endowment fund campaign reached its goal in 2006.

Individuals who held the chair include[edit | edit source]

2006 Jeffrey H. Norwitz[2]
2010 Ahmed Hashim[3]
2011 Timothy Hoyt[4]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Jeffrey H. Norwitz (2008). Armed groups: studies in national security, counterterrorism, and counterinsurgency. Government Printing Office. p. ix. ISBN 978-1-884733-52-9. Retrieved 2011-09-28. "Shortly after 9/11 the Naval War College Foundation aggressively launched a capital campaign to establish an endowed academic chair, named the John Nicholas Brown Chair of Counterterrorism in honor of the first foundation president an Rhode Island philanthropist, in order to focus faculty research, teaching and publication on fighting terrorism." 
  2. "The World Water Organization: High Level Symposium on Water Security at the United Nations". World Water Organization. Retrieved 2011-09-28. "Jeffrey H. Norwitz ... holds the John Nicholas Brown Chair of Counterterrorism at the Naval War College" 
  3. "Dr. Thomas G. Mahnken Selected as Capt. Jerome E. Levy Chair at the Naval War College". United States Naval War College. 2010-06-17. Retrieved 2011-09-28. "The Levy Chair, established in 1997, is one of four Chairs funded by the NWC Foundation. Professor Ahmed Hashim is the John Nicholas Brown Chair of Counter-Terrorism, Professor Derek S. Reveron is the EMC Corporation Chair of Information Technology and Professor Richmond M. Lloyd is the William B. Ruger National Security Economics Chair." 
  4. "Disabled veterans may have status reviewed". Today's Defense. 2011-08-30. Retrieved 2011-09-28. "Prof. Timothy Hoyt, of the U.S. Naval War College and the current holder of the John Nicholas Brown Chair for Counterterrorism Studies, will welcome a panel of commentators considering all aspects of the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001. The free session, open to the public, will be held on Sept. 11" 
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