Ron Milam, Ph.D., is an associate professor of history at Texas Tech University, a Fulbright Scholar to the Socialist Republic of Vietnam and the Faculty adviser to the Veteran’s Association at Texas Tech.
Milam is a historian of the Vietnam War, and has been teaching courses in terrorism and insurgency, an interest that developed from his work as an academic fellow for the Foundation for the Defense of Democracies. He currently serves on the Content Advisory Committee tasked with writing the history of the Vietnam War for the new Education Center at The Wall in Washington, D.C.
Milam earned his Ph.D. in history from the University of Houston. He is a combat veteran of the Vietnam War, and collects and rides motorcycles.