Dr. John B. Sheldon is the founder and principal consultant at Lunapolitics.com, a content and strategic consulting platform devoted to the political and economic future of human activity on the Moon.

Previously, I have been the founding Chairman and President of ThorGroup GmbH and publisher of SpaceWatch.Global, and have worked as the Executive Director at the George C. Marshall Institute, Washington, DC; a Senior Fellow in Security Studies (non-resident) at the Munk School for Global Affairs’ Canada Centre for Global Security Studies, University of Toronto, Canada; member of the Advisory Board of the Centre for Strategic Cyberspace + Security Science, United Kingdom; Senior Fellow at the Atlantic Council in Washington, DC; and as an Associate at Cityforum Ltd., United Kingdom.

Prior to those appointments I taught and researched space and cyberspace strategic studies as a professor at the U.S. Air Force’s School of Advanced Air & Space Studies, Maxwell AFB, Alabama. I have also worked at the U.K.-based Centre for Defence and International Security Studies and the British Diplomatic Service. As well as being an internationally recognized expert on space policy, national security space, and cyberspace strategic issues, I have consulted for governments on policy and strategic matters.

I hold a B.A. (Hons.) in Politics and International Relations, and an M.A. in Security Studies, from the University of Hull, U.K. I earned my Ph.D. in Politics and International Relations from the University of Reading, U.K.

I currently live and work in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.


Please contact me for any permission requests to reproduce or republish any of the content on Lunapolitics.com

E-mail: john.b.sheldon@gmail.com

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