Dr. Barry A. Zulauf, a member of the Senior National Intelligence Service, was selected by Director of National Intelligence Clapper in 2012 for a three-year Rotational Assignment as the first ODNI Chair on the faculty of the National Intelligence University. He is the Director, Leadership and Management in the Intelligence Community Certificate Program and was elected Vice Chairman of the Faculty Senate for 2013-14. He directs cutting edge graduate student research in the fields of counterdrug intelligence, open source analysis, intelligence integration, adaptation to emerging technologies, and intelligence targeting.
As an Adjunct Professor of Intelligence, Dr. Zulauf has taught in the classroom and online for Mercyhurst since 2005.
Zulauf’s previous service includes creating and being the first head of DEA’s Intelligence Community Component in 2006. In this capacity, he served as Deputy Chief and Acting Chief of the 16th Member of the IC. Served in a number of positions of increasing responsibility in Naval Intelligence. Retired in 2013 after a 22 career as a reserve Naval Intelligence Officer, including a combat tour in Afghanistan.
Teaching at Mercyhurst