Dr. Bradford Wineman is professor of military history at the US Marine Corps Command and Staff College, Marine Corps University in Quantico, Virginia, where he is also the co-director the Reynolds Scholars Program for Women, Peace, and Security.  Previously, he was as an assistant professor in the Department of Military History, US Army Command and General Staff College and as an adjunct professor in the Department of History at the Virginia Military Institute. His other teaching duties currently include the Georgetown University Security Studies Program and the Elliot School of International Affairs at George Washington University where he offers courses in civil-military relations and strategy & policy. He is also an instructor for the USMC Command & Staff College distance education course and teaches courses for the USMC Staff NCO Academy and Senior Enlisted Professional Military Education programs.

Wineman received his BA in history from the Virginia Military Institute and earned his MA and PhD from Texas A&M University. He also served as an enlisted reservist in the United States Marine Corps Reserve with billets specializing in manpower policy. He has published various works on the relationship between the military and civilian society.