Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS)
Consortium for Computing Sciences (CCSC)
Dan Brandon has a BS Engineering degree from Case Western University, and MS and PhD Engineering degrees from the University of Connecticut.
He also holds the PMP (Project Management Professional) Certification granted from PMI (The Project Management Institute).
His research interests include both the management and technical side of Information Technology and other quantitative fields.
He teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in Information Technology, Project Management, Research Methods, and Quantitative Methods (statistics, data analytics, operations research, management science).
He has written a number of journal articles and given many professional presentations, and he is also the author of the books: Project Management for Modern Information Systems and Software Engineering for Modern Web Applications.
Before returning to the university environment, he accumulated many years of commercial experience in both the IT technical and management arenas.
He was a Senior Engineer at Mobil Research, Manager of Application Development for Control Data Corporation, and Director of Information Systems at the NASA Stennis Space Center.