John HouseEducation

PhD, Northcentral University; MA, U.S. Naval War College; MMAS, U.S. Army Command and General Staff College; MA, The University of Kansas; MS, BS, Auburn University

Research Interests

Organizational change; organizational development; organizational leadership; strategic planning


Dr. House retired from the U.S. Army as a colonel in 2001 after spending 26 years on active duty, including several Army and Navy combat development assignments in the U.S., Germany, South Korea, and southwest Asia. He was a consultant and Army civilian employee following retirement from active duty. He is now the president of JM Planning & Research, a service-disabled veteran-owned small business that specializes in defense department industry consulting. Dr. House also teaches part-time for several universities. His first book, Why War? Why an Army? was published by Praeger in 2008. A book on the U.S. intervention in Siberia from 1918 to 1920 is under publication evaluation. Dr. House is a weekly columnist for the Ledger-Enquirer in Columbus, Ga., and has written more than 150 periodical articles and newspaper columns. He is a faculty member in Walden’s DBA program.