Ph.D., in Artificial Intelligence, Johns Hopkins University.
M.A. in Experimental Psychology, Johns Hopkins University.
B.A., Johns Hopkins University.
Rand Ford came to Harrisburg University of Science and Technology from University of Maryland University College where he worked as the Director and Professor for the Data Analytics Program. Prior to that, he served as Chair of the Computer Science Department at Hood College and as President of their faculty.
Additionally throughout his career, he has held C-level positions at six different companies. Dr. Ford holds two patents and is active in both academic and applied research. His areas of expertise are in the analysis of unstructured data, natural language processing, and machine learning.