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Thomas Triscari

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Professor of Practice, Academic Director of the MBA Program (Troy, NY), Academic Coordinator for Accelerated MBA Cohort Program 23 (Hartford, CT)

Dr. Triscari's academic specialization is multidisciplinary; including systems engineering, operations analysis and innovation management. His professional experience focuses on the development and implementation of emerging technology for strategic competitive advantage. He has experience in both the practice and teaching of technology commercialization and management. Dr. Triscari’s principal research efforts and publications have been in the area of improving information and decision making processes in complex organizations. He was Director of the Systems Management Graduate Program and Associate Professor of Systems Management at the Air Force Institute of Technology, and he was instrumental in the design of a graduate software engineering administration program for Central Michigan University based on a cohort model of delivery at sites located off campus. Dr. Triscari was named the Director of Drexel University’s Alfred P. Sloan Center for Asynchronous Learning, and led the implementation of the first completely asynchronous graduate degree in Information Systems. From 1997 to 2000, he was a member of the House Appropriations Committee Surveys and Investigative Staff. Dr. Triscari served as a Research Scientist in Cyber Security and Decision Sciences at the Air Force Research Laboratory from 2000-2003. He was awarded an American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Science and Technology Policy Fellowship at the United States Department of Homeland Security in Washington, DC. Dr. Triscari was the Distinguished Visiting Scholar at LMI Research Institute in McLean, Virginia in 2007. He currently serves on the Boards of New York State Technology Enterprise Corporation (NYSTEC), Syracuse Research Corporation (SRC) and the Watervliet Innovation Center (WIC). Dr. Triscari earned a Ph.D. in Engineering Management and an M.S. in Operations Research and Statistics from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in 1984. Prior to entering the United States Air Force, he received his B.S. and M.E. in Management Engineering from Rensselaer in 1976 and 1977, respectively.