Benjamin P. Harris

Ben HarrisAssistant Professor, Administrative Sciences

PhD, MS, BS, Northeastern University

Email: bpharris@bu.edu

Dr. Benjamin Harris has over a decade of experience helping businesses apply intelligence-based, quantitative methodologies to business development challenges, to transformative effect. A career engineer with Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems, where he continues to work in development and strategy, Dr. Harris an expert in machine learning, data analytics, and the implementation of both to business practices.

Harris’s research examines how the interplay between incentives drives business decision-making, and how machine learning and natural language processing can reveal human tendencies in business contexts. He brings to the classroom real experience blending cross-disciplinary skills to develop and deploy machine learning models in business settings.