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Alex Cummins

Life Long Learning Instructor


Research, Professional and Creative Activity

Soviet/Russian History; Modern European History; History of Modern China, Japan, and Korea; U.S. Diplomacy and Intelligence; History of the Cold War

Professional Profile

Retired after 30 years in the U.S. Intelligence Community as Russian linguist and administrator; Ph.D. from University of Maryland, College Park; M.A. in Modern European History from University of Kentucky; B.A. in History from Cumberland College; Russian Certificate from Defense Language Institute, Monterey, California; Books, articles, and book reviews on Soviet/Russian and European History.

Teaching and Related Service

Air Force Academy; National Cryptologic School; National Intelligence University;Saint John River Community College; Flagler College