Abraham MeilichEducation

Ph.D., Walden University; M.S., University of Southern California; M.S., Stanford University; B.S., University of California, Los Angeles

Research Interests

Enterprise and system of systems architecture; systems engineering lifecycle methodologies; information systems architecture and analysis; architecture assessment; systems management; project management; subcontractor management; technology management; program technical audit; business process modeling and reengineering

Background

Dr. Meilich has more than 40 years of project management, system engineering, enterprise and system architecture leadership, and management experience—both classified and unclassified—for the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD), NASA, the U.S. Customs Service, and the U.S. Census Bureau. He has served on International Standards committees for system architecture definition and enterprise architecture and analysis and modeling description. He is a co-author for the DoD Information Enterprise Architecture (IEA) v2.0. He provided enterprise architecture support to the DoD Chief Information Office, including contributing to the DoD component of the federal information sharing initiative. He was study lead for the development of the Common Approach to Federal Enterprise Architecture. He has taught and mentored Ph.D. students in Management and Information Systems at Walden for 15 years.