He also served as Commander of the Air Intelligence Agency and Director of the Joint Command and Control Warfare Center and served in senior staff positions at the Pentagon, at U.S. European Command, at the National Security Council, and the U.S. Embassy in Bulgaria. He was also Deputy Chief of Staff for the United Nations Command and U.S. Forces in South Korea.
He was featured in the HBO documentary Manhunt, which looked at espionage through the eyes of the insiders who led the secret war against Osama bin Laden, and in Showtime’s The Spymasters, a detailed look at the Directors of the Central Intelligence Agency.
General Hayden is currently a principal at the Chertoff Group in Washington DC and a Distinguished Visiting Professor at the George Mason University Schar School of Policy and Government. He is on the Board of Directors of Motorola Solutions and serves on a variety of other boards and consultancies.
In 2013, the Intelligence and National Security Alliance (INSA) awarded him the 29th annual William Oliver Baker Award. General Hayden is also the first recipient of the Helms Award presented by the CIA Officers’ Memorial Foundation. In 2014 he was the inaugural Humanitas Visiting Professor in intelligence studies at Oxford University in the United Kingdom. His recent memoir, Playing to the Edge: American Intelligence in the Age of Terror, has been a New York Times best-seller and was recently selected as one of the 100 most notable books of 2016.
Daniel Morgan Graduate School thanks the Center for National Security Law at the University of Virginia for their sponsorship of this event.
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