MAJ Mackenzie Eason

MAJ Mackenzie Eason

Instructor

mackenzie.eason@westpoint.edu

Biography


MAJ Eason graduated from the University of North Georgia in 2010 and commissioned as an Infantry Officer. His past duty positions include Platoon Leader, Company Executive Officer, Assistant Operations Officer and Company Commander. MAJ Eason earned a MA in Humanities at Duke University prior to his arrival to the Department. He is married to Andrea, and they have three wonderful children, Annie, Luke, and Paige.

Commander, Alpha Company, 1st Battalion 325th Airborne Infantry Regiment (2017-19)

Assistant Battalion Operations Officer/ Task Force Operations Officer (2016-17)

Executive Officer, HHC, 1st Battalion 24th Infantry Regiment (2014-2015)

Executive Officer, Alpha Company, 1st Battalion 24th Infantry Regiment (2013-2014)

Platoon Leader, Alpha Company, 1st Battalion 24th Infantry Regiment (2012-2013)

Ongoing Research Projects


Addressing the responsibility gap with autonomous weapon systems.  Building and maintaining trust in a strategic environment that increasingly relies on remote and autonomous systems. 

Publications & Presentations


Co-Presented a panel titled “The Challenge of Mutual Trust in 21st Century Warfare” at the 2022 Association of Practical and Professional Ethics conference.