Stockdale Center for Ethical Leadership
Cultivating ethical leaders for the Naval Academy and Nation.
Summer Semester - Leadership Book Club
08/19/2020 - Dr. Baker begins Philosophy and Film class
09/10/2020 - Stockdale Seminar begins
Does the World Really Need Another Leadership and Ethics Blog?
6-19-2020 by Joe Thomas
Maybe, maybe not. What is clear is the world needs well-considered ideas to help solve “knotty problems.” I define a knotty problem as particularly difficult to solve, typically...READ MORE
GROUND HOG DAY
Shaun Baker Episode #21
What would you do without repercussions? How would you live in a world of no consequences? Dr. Shaun Baker specializes in philosophy at the movies. He breaks down Aristotelian concepts in the movie “Groundhog Day”, focusing on what true happiness means. He holds his PhD from Wayne State University and coaches the ethics debate team at the Naval Academy..
POWER OF LISTENING VADM
Sean Buck Episode #20
VADM Buck tells us that "hearing is physics, listening is leadership". “The best leaders in the world are the best listeners”. "Listening allows a commander to leverage the diversity within his team". Further, he relates how he uses that skill throughout every day.
Ed Barrett Episode #19
What is Moral Injury and what generated its recent concerns. How does it happen, and can it be treated? Dr. Ed Barrett is the Stockdale Center's Director of Strategy and Research. He holds a PhD in Political Theory from the University of Chicago. Ed is a retired Air Force Colonel with over 4000 hours of flight time.