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LTC Dax Burroughs

Experience and Interests


  • Assistant Professor of Military Science, Loyola Chicago, IL. (2013-2015)


  • Board selected to be a Professor of Military Science

Fun Facts

Last book you read?

Leaders Eat Last, by Simon Sinek

Best advice you ever received?

“Why learn from your own mistakes when you can learn from someone else’s”

What did you want to be when you were growing up?

Soldier in the Army

Favorite Quote?

“A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step”

One thing about your school that you are most proud of?

The students that successfully complete this program and commission as officers will leave school with little to no debt, have a job waiting for them, have the title of Army Officer to add to any future resume, and be able to plan and lead others in challenging environments.

What do you enjoy most about teaching?

Watching the cadets develop and improve as the semester progresses.

A piece of advice for students in your school?

Perseverance is key.

Dax Burroughs
Lieutenant Colonel
Professor - Military Science

159D Marshfield Clinic Health System Champions Hall


M.A. in Military Operations Arts and Sciences
Air University, 2016

B.A. in Political Science
UW-Stevens Point, 2004