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How can the AF (and other services) develop resilience and support 21st Century Airmen and their dependents?


  • Dean, Lt. Col. Bradley, "The Active Duty to Civilian Reintegration Dilemma: A Case Study on Veteran Reintegration," AWC PSP, 2020, 28 pgs.
  • Ferguson, Lt. Col. Paul, (CAC & NIPR access required) "True Grit: Getting after Resilience through Officer Professional Military Education," AWC PSP, 2020, 26 pgs.
  • Lacek, Lt. Col. Angela, "Transcending Trauma through Self-Reflection: An Analysis of Military Nurses Post-Deployment," AWC PSP, 2020, 40 pgs.
  • Mercurio, Maj. Nicholas, "Reframing Air Force Suicide Prevention: A Human Capital Strategy to Normalize Help-Seeking Behaviors," ACSC elective paper, 2020, Prize Winner: Human Capital Innovation Award
  • Montoya, Col. (Chaplain) Charles R., "The Resiliency Dilemma: Projecting Air Power or Resilient Airmen," AWC PSP, 2020, 27 pgs.
  • Thoms, Col. William E., Jr., "Nurse Suicides," AWC PSP, 2020, 20 pgs.
  • Wheldon, Lt. Col. Neil, "Answering the Cries in the Darkness: A Proactive Approach to Suicide Prevention," AWC PSP, 2020, 26 pgs. Prize Winner: AWC Research Excellence
  • Williams, Lt. Col. Carlin, "The Operational Force Social Contract" AWC PSP, 2020, 38 pgs.
  • Zielinski, Lt. Col. William J., (CAC & NIPR access required) "A Listening Approach: Equipping Leaders to Listen for PTSD," AWC PSP, 2020, 35 pgs.

Family and Community Factors:

  • Dorey, Lt. Col. Brent, "Montgomery's Under-Performing Public Schools: Recommendations for Civil-Military partnered Path Forward," AWC PSP, 2020, 61 pgs.
  • Freeman, Lt. Col. Angela, "Air Force Family Readiness: A Support Structure Paradigm Shift," AWC PSP, 2020, 27 pgs.
  • Matejka, Maj. Jack, "Resiliency Reimagined," ACSC elective paper (Innovators by Design), 2020, 11 pgs.
  • Ward, Lt. Col. T. Christopher, "Four Proposed Steps to Improve the Exceptional Family Member Program Process in the Assignment System," AWC PSP, 2020, 26 pgs.
  • Williams, Lt. Col. Carlin, (CAC & NIPR access required) "The Operational Force Social Contract," AWC PSP, 2020, 38 pgs.
  • Williams Jr., Maj. Donald, "Natural Disasters and National Security: Review and Recommendations," AF Fellows Paper, 2020, 20 pgs.


  • Snadecki, Capt. Bradley, "How Mobility Air Force Maintains Training/Readiness in the COVID Era and Beyond," SOS AUAR 2021, 10 pgs.
  • Tarrant, Capt. Matthew A., "Artificial Intelligence to Enhance Military Justice Rehabilitation," SOS AUAR, 2021, 10 pgs.