Dr. Joseph Thomas is the Academic Director for the CBP Leadership Institute, Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland. Joe is also the President and CEO of The Student-Leader Seminar. He has studied, researched, and taught leadership and ethics for over 20 years in the US, Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Middle East. A retired Marine, he is the past Director of the John A. Lejeune Leadership Institute and has taught at Notre Dame, the University of Maryland, US Naval Academy, and National Outdoor Leadership School. Joe hold the Certificate in Public Leadership from the Brookings Institution.
PhD, George Mason University
Masters, Syracuse University and US Army War College