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Dr. Michael Rappa

Director, Institute for Advanced Analytics & Distinguished University Professor , Advanced Analytics

530 Venture II
Phone: 919-513-0480
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michael_rappa AT ncsu.edu
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Biography

Michael Rappa is the founding director of the Institute for Advanced Analytics and a member of the faculty in the Department of Computer Science at North Carolina State University. As head of the Institute, he leads the nation’s first Master of Science in Analytics as its principal architect. Before joining NC State as Distinguished University Professor in 1998, for nine years he was a professor at the MIT Sloan School of Management. Appointed the inaugural Goodnight Director in 2015, his current position at the Institute is endowed and named in honor of the University’s distinguished alumnus Dr. James Goodnight.

Research Areas

  • Advanced Learning Technologies
  • Electronic Commerce
  • Information and Knowledge Management
  • Analytics

Education

Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Awards

  • IBM Faculty Award - 2010