Michael Barker

Chair Joint Military Operations Department
Lt. Col., U.S. Marine Corps, Retired
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Professor Barker is the Joint Military Operations (JMO) Department Chair. He originally joined NWC as a Marine Corps Lt. Col. faculty member in 1999, serving as Deputy Director of the Naval Staff College. In 2005, he became a civilian JMO faculty member in the College of Distance Education. In 2011, he assumed the role as JMO Department Chair.

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Areas of Expertise

  • Operational Warfare

Professional Highlights


Department Chair, Joint Military Operations


Professor of Joint Maritime Operations


Deputy Director, Navy Professional Reading Program


Deputy Director, Naval Staff College


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