The Modern War Institute has an exclusive interview with Lieutenant General Robert L. Caslen Jr., 59th Superintendent of the United States Military Academy about his recent trip to Iraq and what it means for the development of future Army leaders.




Header Image: WEST POINT — AUG 8. USMA Superintendent Lieutenant General Robert L. Caslen, Jr. welcomes new Cadets from the Class of 2020 as they conclude Cadet Basic Training with a 12-mile road march from Camp Buckner to West Point. March Back is the culminating event of six weeks of Cadet Basic Training, a rigorous program that trains New Cadets in basic military skills and prepares them for entry into the U.S. Corps of Cadets. West Point, NY, August 8, 2016. |U.S. Army photo by: John Pellino


Lieutenant General Robert L. Caslen, Jr. became the 59th Superintendent of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point on July 17, 2013. He graduated from the U.S. Military Academy in 1975. LTG Caslen earned master’s degrees from Long Island University and Kansas State University. Previous to this assignment, LTG Caslen served as the Chief of the Office of Security Cooperation-Iraq.