Affiliated Faculty


Lt. Col. Matt Baideme is an engineer officer who has served in command and staff positions in combat mechanized, echelon-above-brigade, and brigade engineer battalion (BEB) engineer formations, with duty in the 1st Armored Division, 555th Engineer Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), and 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry). His most recent assignment was as the commander of 41st Brigade Engineer Battalion, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), at Fort Drum, New York. He currently serves as the acting director of the Center for Environmental and Geographic Sciences, which facilitates a cross-cutting, multidisciplinary research program that addresses important issues facing our Army and the nation.