John Melkon

John Melkon

Research Interests

John Melkon joined the MA program in Fall 2018. His research interests include: NATO and EU defense policy with regard to instability and immigration from the Crescent of Instability in Trans-Caucuses, Middle East, and Africa.

John graduated in February 2021.

MA Thesis

The Geopolitical Dilemma of Migration to Europe?
Advisor: Carlo Invernizzi-Accetti


  • MA in European History, Politics, and Society - Columbia University, 2021
  • MIA - Texas A&M University, 2005
  • MBA - Texas A&M University, 2004
  • BA in History - Princeton University, 1990