Douglas Pryer

Douglas Pryer



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IP12820 The Making of the Modern World: War, Peace and Revolution since 1789

IP25320 Warfare after Waterloo: Military History 1815-1918

IP10320 War, Strategy and Intelligence

IP31320 The Arab Israeli Wars


Doug Pryer is an Associate Lecturer of Military History and Strategy with a PhD in International Politics from Aberystwyth University and a Master of Military Art and Science in Military History from the U.S. Army's Command and General Staff College. He possesses twenty-five years of military experience in an array of jobs, to include Middle East strategist and political-military advisor for the U.S. military’s senior policy advisor to the President of the United States. He has served more than than twelve years in intelligence and security positions and nearly nine years in America's developmental efforts in Yemen, Oman, United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Afghanistan, Kosovo, and Bosnia as well as the UK’s counterinsurgency efforts in Afghanistan. He has won numerous prizes for his published writings in the fields of strategic studies and peace, conflict, and developmental studies, writings that include two books, two book chapters, seven conference papers, and more than fifty essays, articles, and reports in peer-reviewed journals, magazines, and national security blogs.

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Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions


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