University of Southern Maine Army ROTC

MAJ Shane Maxon

Assistant Professor of Military Science
MAJ Shane Maxon


134 School Street, Gorham Campus

Contact Information

Phone: 207.780.5726

MAJ Maxon was originally commissioned as an Engineer Officer through the Army ROTC program at the University of New Hampshire where he received a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. He served as an Engineer Officer in various positions from Platoon Leader through Company Command before branch transferring to Special Forces where he has served as a Detachment Commander and SF Company Commander. MAJ Maxon has deployed to numerous locations to include multiple deployments to Iraq as an Engineer and Special Forces Officer. He is currently serving as an Assistant Professor of Military Science at the University of New Hampshire and the University of Southern Maine.  MAJ Maxon’s military education includes:  Engineer Officer Basic Course (OBC), Maneuver Captain's Career Course (MCCC), Special Forces Assessment and Selection, Special Forces Qualification Course, and numerous other leadership and special skills courses.