COL Gregory official photo

COL Eugene Gregory

Deputy Department Head

Associate Professor of Chinese


Colonel E. John Gregory is an Academy Professor, the Director of the Chinese Program (Department of Foreign Languages), and Director of the Center for Languages, Cultures, and Regional Studies at the United States Military Academy in West Point, New York. He received his PhD in Late Imperial Chinese History from Georgetown University in 2015; his LLM in Military and International Law from The Judge Advocate General’s Legal Center and School in 2010; his JD from the University of Florida in 2001; and his BS in Chinese and French from United States Military Academy in 1995. Colonel Gregory was admitted to the Florida Bar in 2001. Previously he was a Fulbright Fellow and a Visiting Scholar for the Institute of History and Philology at Academia Sinica in Taiwan (2013-14). Colonel Gregory has served as the primary advisor on numerous US-China exchanges and military-to-military events. He has also published numerous articles and made presentations on the topics of law, Chinese discourse, Chinese history, society, politics and language. His most recent article, “Chinese Fazhi and the International Order” was recently published in the Harvard International Review.