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Francis Armour Assistant Professor Info Technology & Analytics

Degrees
Ph.D., Information Technology, George Mason University

M. S., Computer Science, State University of New York at Binghamton

B.A., Psychology, Saint Louis University

Bio
Dr Armour is an assistant professor of information technology at the Kogod School of Business, American University and is the faculty program director for the MS in Analytics degree program.. He received his PhD from the Volgenau School of Engineering at George Mason University. He has been an independent senior IT consultant with over 25 years of extensive experience in both the practical and academic aspects applying advanced information technology. He has led initiatives on, and performed research in: Business analytics, Big Data, Enterprise architectures, business and requirements analysis, Agile System Development Cycle Development (SDLC), and object-oriented development. He is the coauthor of the books, Advanced Use Case Modeling, Addison Wesley and Obtaining Value from Big Data for Service Delivery (Business Expert Press).
For the Media
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Teaching

Spring 2020

  • ITEC-470 Database and Big Data

  • ITEC-670 Database and Big Data

  • ITEC-670 Database and Big Data

  • KSB-620 Analytics Practicum I

  • KSB-621 Analytics Practicum II

Summer 2020

  • KSB-620 Analytics Practicum I

  • KSB-621 Analytics Practicum II

Fall 2020

  • ITEC-320 Business Analytics

  • ITEC-470 Database and Big Data

  • ITEC-670 Database and Big Data

  • KSB-620 Analytics Practicum I

  • KSB-621 Analytics Practicum II