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Faculty Profile - Joshua Frye

MAJ Joshua Frye

Assistant Professor of Military Science

On Faculty since 2016
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Wheaton College: Jenks 201D Lewis University


MAJ Joshua Frye enlisted into the United States Army Reserves in 2015. He commissioned as a Military Police officer from the Reserve Officer’s Training Corps program as a Distinguished Military Graduate in 2008. He currently serves as Assistant Professor of Military Science at Wheaton College.

He is married to Regina Frye and they have two young sons.

Awards include

  • the Bronze Star Medal
  • Meritorious Service Medal
  • Army Commendation Medal with 3 oak leaf clusters
  • Army Achievement Medal
  • Global War on Terrorism Service and Expeditionary Medals
  • Army Reserve Components Achievement Medal 2 oak leaf clusters
  • National Defense Service Medal
  • Afghanistan Campaign Medal
  • Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal
  • Overseas Service Medal with numeral 3
  • NATO ISAF Medal, an Army Meritorious Unit Citation
  • German Armed Forces Efficiency Badge in gold
  • Combat Action Badge

Master of Science in Journalism and Electronic Media from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN

Bachelor of Science in Criminology from East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN

  • Military Police Basic Officer Leader’s Course
  • Special Reaction Team Course
  • Anti-Terrorism Officer Basic Course
  • Military Police Captain’s Career Course
  • The Military History Instructor Course
  • Foundation Facilitators Instructor’s Course
  • 193rd MP Company, 535th MP Battalion, JTF GTMO
  • 2nd Cavalry Regiment in Vilseck, Germany
  • Regional Command South, Afghanistan
  • 290th MP Brigade in Nashville, Tennessee
  • 304th Military Police Company in Bluefield, West Virginia
  • Wheaton College ROTC in Wheaton, Illinois
  • Platoon Leader
  • Operations Officer
  • Executive Officer
  • Brigade Provost Marshal
  • Company Commander
  • Assistant Professor of Military Science

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