Daniel Marston BA MA (McGill) DPhil (Oxon) FRHistS is Professor in Military Studies in the Strategic and Defence Studies Centre at The Australian National University. He previously held the Ike Skelton Distinguished Chair in the Art of War at the US Army Command and General Staff College. He has been a Visiting Fellow on multiple occasions with the Leverhulme Programme on the Changing Character of War at the University of Oxford. He has won and been runner-up for the Field Marshal Templer Medal in the UK in 2004 and 2014. He is a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society, UK.