Woods College Faculty

Nathaniel Bastian

Adjunct Faculty


A leader, practitioner, researcher, and educator of mathematical, computational, analytical, data-driven, and decision-centric methods to support the improvement and enhancement of decision-making in cyber security, national defense, military operations, human resources and manpower, healthcare, logistics, energy and finance.

As a decision analytics professional, Dr. Bastian’s expertise lies in the scientific discovery and translation of actionable insights into effective decisions using algorithms, techniques, tools and technologies from operations research, data science, artificial intelligence, systems engineering, and economics to design, develop, deploy and operationalize intelligent decision-support systems and models for descriptive, predictive and prescriptive analytics.

Selected Professional Experience

2017 – Present, Adjunct Professor of Applied Economics / Data Analytics, Boston College