Mr. Lionel "Leo" Rodriguez

Assistant Professor, CASL

Mr. Rodriguez is an Assistant Professor at the Center for Applied Strategic Learning at NDU's Norfolk Campus, where he develops and delivers effective and challenging applied experiential learning events for NDU's JPME curricula. He first joined NDU in 2010 as a military instructor at the Joint and Combined Warfighting School where he designed graduate level curriculum courses, augmented Mobile Training Teams and developed U.S. and international security professionals to be skilled in strategy, critical thinking, and problem-solving. He was awarded the academic title of Assistant Professor from the Joint Forces Staff College in 2015.


He graduated from Long Island University, C.W. Post Campus in 1995 with a Bachelor of Science in Biology and earned a Master’s in Business Administration from Wilmington University in 2004.