Dr. Jonathan Wong, PhD is an associate policy researcher at RAND. Wong's research focuses on organizational behaviors, particularly in the defense acquisition and innovation space. He also contributes to RAND's military logistics, manpower, intelligence policy and strategy portfolios.
Previously, Wong was a consultant at Boston Consulting Group, advising corporate clients on strategic decision-making in the industrial goods and public sector spaces. He also served in the US Marine Corps an an enlisted infantryman, infantry officer, and manpower planner. Wong has operational experience in Iraq and across the Western Pacific.
Wong has a B.A. in political science from the University of California San Diego and an M.A. in security studies from Georgetown University, and an M.Phil. and Ph.D. from the Pardee RAND Graduate School.