Michael Linick, Researcher at RAND Corp., March 2015
Michael Linick is a retired Army Colonel with extensive experience in the areas of understanding and managing change in force structure, in force development and equipping processes, in understanding the Army as an institution, and in linking strategy to force requirements and capabilities. Key positions included managing the Army’s Total Army Analysis process, managing the Army’s force structure and requirements demands as the Chief of Force Management in both OEF and OIF, and writing the Army’s first equipping strategy. As of March 2015, he is Senior International Defense Research Analyst at the RAND Corporation, where he continues his emphasis on understanding the linkages between strategy, resources, and organizational design.
While at the IAS, Linick spoke with Ronald Krebs in a discussion on Strategy and Global Politics.