Captain Straub, PhD, is the Director of Naval Science at the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy. He previously served as Division Chief for China—Strategy, Policy, Plans on the Joint Staff J5 from 2018 to 2020 and was the commissioning commanding officer of the USS Montgomery (LCS-8) from 2015 to 2017.

Articles by Dan Straub

Keep the Newest Frigate On Course

By Commander Daniel Straub, U.S. Navy
April 2018
The U.S. Navy recently released a request for proposals for design of a new guided-missile frigate, labeled the FFG(X). It follows the contentious littoral combat ship (LCS) program in an ...