Portrait

Biography

Greg Colton

Greg Colton is an infantry officer with 18 years’ experience in both the British and Australian armies, including operational service in Europe, the Middle East, Central Asia and the Pacific. Greg has had range of regimental, instructional and staff postings and recently took a years’ sabbatical to accept a Research Fellowship at the Lowy Institute, Australia’s leading international policy think-tank. While at the Lowy Institute he ran a Defence funded project examining drivers of instability in the Pacific. On his return to the Army, Greg assumed his current position as SO1 Professional Military Education at Forces Command. He is also Director of The Cove.

The views expressed in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the position of the Australian Army, the Department of Defence or the Australian Government.


War Room

Winning future wars through developing the intellectual component of fighting power: The Australian Army’s approach to Professional Military Education

In this post the Director of The Cove, Greg Colton, writes on the Australian Army’s approach to Professional Military Education.

By Greg Colton

War Room

Enhancing Capability Through Diversity

Army needs to balance both parts of the diversity equation - intellectual as well as workforce

By Greg Colton

Unit PME

PME in a time of Coronavirus

What can you do to continue developing yourself and your people during the COVID19 pandemic? Well, we have some suggestions for you.

By Greg Colton

Unit PME

Cove Thoughts: A new PME podcast to get you thinking

The Cove Team are launching a new micro-podcast called 'Cove Thoughts' and we want you to provide the topics.

By Greg Colton

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