Dr. Warren Vaneman is a Professor of Practice in the Systems Engineering Department at the Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA. He has more than 30 years of leadership and technical positions within the U.S. Navy and the Intelligence Community. Dr. Vaneman has been conducting research in Model-Based Systems Engineering and System ofSystems since July 2011. To enhance his research efforts Dr. Vaneman teaches several courses in Systems Engineering and Architecting and System of Systems Engineering and Integration. Prior to joining NPS, Dr. Vaneman has held various systems engineering positions within the Intelligence Community, including as the Chief Architect of them for a very large System of Systems. Dr. Vaneman is also a Retired Captain in the Navy Reserve, where he was qualified as a Surface Warfare Officer, Space Cadre Expert, and Information Dominance Warfare Officer. He has a B.S.from the State University of New York Maritime College, an M.S. in systems engineering, and a Ph.D. in Industrial and Systems Engineering from Virginia Tech, and a Joint Professional Military Education Phase 1 Certificate from the Naval War College.