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Operations Research Department
Naval Postgraduate School
Monterey, California 93943

Office: GL-253
(831) 656-2585
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LTC Ross J. SchuchardRoss Schuchard
Assistant Professor
Technical Director, NPS Data Science & Analytics Group
Ph.D., George Mason University, 2019

LTC Ross J. Schuchard is an Assistant Professor of Operations Research and the Technical Director for the Naval Postgraduate School's Data Science and Analytics Group (DSAG). He holds a Ph.D. in Computational Social Science from George Mason University and a B.S. in Economics from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point. An active duty Army officer serving in the Operations Research / Systems Analysis (ORSA) functional area (FA49), LTC Schuchard has focused on establishing data science and cloud-based analytics capabilities at U.S. Army Futures Command, U.S. Army Cyber Command, and other various government agencies in his most recent ORSA assignments.

Research Interests

  • Computational Social Science
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Data Science Education
  • Cloud Adoption in DoD

Teaching Interests

  • Computational Methods for Operations Research
  • Applied Data Analytics
  • Geospatial Analysis
  • Agile Development Methods & Practices

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