Michelle Grisé

Michelle Grisé
Senior Policy Researcher; Professor of Policy Analysis, Pardee RAND Graduate School


Ph.D. in history, Yale University; J.D. in law, University of Michigan; B.A. in history, University of Chicago


Michelle Grisé is a senior policy researcher at RAND and a professor of policy analysis at the Pardee RAND Graduate School. Her research focuses on Iran, South Asia, Russian military strategy, strategic competition, and international law. Prior to joining RAND, Grisé was a law clerk at the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas, the Society for the History of Technology's NASA Fellow in the History of Space Technology, a visiting researcher at the Lahore University of Management Sciences, a policy fellow at the Yale Institution for Social and Policy Studies, and a Fulbright fellow in Israel. She received a Ph.D. in history from Yale University, a J.D. from the University of Michigan Law School, and a B.A. in history from the University of Chicago. In addition to her work at RAND, Grisé teaches international law at Carnegie Mellon University's Institute for Politics and Strategy.  


Russian; French; Hebrew