As founding Executive Director, Dr. Doug Hague established the vision for the School of Data Science, as well as manages its resources, programs, and serves as the representative to the UNC Charlotte community and external industry partners.
Dr. Hague has more than 20 years of experience in global technology. Before joining UNC Charlotte, he served as the Chief Analytics Officer at Bank of America Merchant Services, where he implemented data governance policies and practices for internal and external entities. Prior to Bank of America Merchant Services, he held multiple roles at Bank of America, Sprint, and United Technologies.
Dr. Hague earned a bachelor’s degree in Engineering Physics from the University of Tulsa, a master’s degree in System Design and Management from MIT, and a Ph.D in Materials Science and Engineering from Penn State University.