Lt. Col. Andrew Spring

andrew spring
Title: Military Science Department Chair
Division: Military Science
Unit: Army ROTC/Military Science
Office Location: Chick Evans Field House, Room 110
Office Phone: 815-753-6240
Email: aspring@niu.edu

Courses Taught

  • MILS 401: The Army Officer
  • MILS 402: Company Grade Leadership
  • MILS 495: Independent Study

Education

  • M.A., University of Louisville, Higher Education Administration (2020)
  • B.L.A., SUNY Environmental Science and Forestry, Landscape Architecture (1998)

Military Experience

  • Commissioned through Officer Candidate School in 2003
  • Service in both Field Artillery and Infantry Branches
  • Conducted one tour to Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom and three tours to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom
  • Army Schools completed include:
    • University Senior Leader Course
    • Master Educator Course
    • Command and General Staff College Intermediate Level Education
    • Maneuver Captain’s Career Course
    • Field Artillery Officer Basic Course
    • Military Transition Team Course
    • Basic Airborne Course
    • Military Combatives Level 1 Course
    • Cold Weather Leaders Course