The University of Texas at El Paso National Security Studies Institute National Security Studies Institute
Dr. Larry Valero Minimize    

Office: Kelly Hall 218
Phone Number: (915) 747-5865

LARRY VALERO (PhD University of Cambridge, MA King’s College London, BA University of California, Los Angeles) is the Director of UTEP’s National Security Studies Institute.  His research and teaching interests focus upon U.S. intelligence and national security, strategy, and modern warfare.  He has published articles in Cryptologic Quarterly, the International Journal of Intelligence and Counterintelligence, Intelligence and National Security, and Studies in Intelligence.  Dr. Valero was honored with the 2011 Outstanding Instructor Award by the International Association for Intelligence Education.  Dr. Valero was also recently elected President of the International Association for Intelligence Education.  He serves currently as an evaluator in the field of intelligence studies for the American Council on Education.  Dr. Valero was previously Scholar in Residence at the National Security Agency, Ft. Meade, Maryland and was on the faculty of the Department of International Security and Military Studies, U.S. Air Command and Staff College, Maxwell AFB, Alabama.