Between 1990 and 1995, Dr. Rockwell was an NSERC (National Science and Engineering Research Council) Project Leader at the University of Toronto, conducting research focusing on remotely sensed topographical analysis. He earned his Ph.D. and M.A. in Geography, and an M.A. and B.A. in Military History.
Dr. Rockwell has published more than 80 electronics forecast articles in various journals. From 2002-2014, he wrote the quarterly "Eye on Electronics" column for Aerospace America, the journal of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA), and he is a frequent contributor to The Journal of Electronic Defense (AOC), Unmanned Systems (AUVSI), and other journals. He was also responsible for the electronics chapters in Aviation Week & Space Technology's annual Aerospace Sourcebook from 1996 through 2004. He has been quoted in most major defense journals and newsletters, and has been interviewed for radio and television concerning defense electronics issues. He has also published two books on combat aircraft for Harper Collins.
Dr. Rockwell has taught international economics at universities in the United States, Lithuania, and Ukraine. He has been affiliated with the University of Cambridge, has conducted research for the University of Amsterdam and the University of Florence, and continues to publish in refereed science journals. In 2019, Dr. Rockwell will be teaching at universities in Germany and the U.S., including a course on the Economics of Globalization at the University of Mary Washington near Washington, D.C.
Dr. Rockwell's projects for industry include defense electronics market forecasts conducted for top defense companies including BAE Systems, Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman, Raytheon, and many others.
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