Stanford Pugsley

Assistant Professor (Lecturer)

Department of Operations and Information Systems, Master of Science in Business Analytics, Masters of Science in Information Systems


Stanford Pugsley is an Assistant Professor of Information Systems, Lecturer. He has worked with data teams across a variety of industries, from financial services to retail, for top data services companies including HP and PwC Consulting, as well as for several startup companies. The majority of his career has focused on data warehouse architecture and design, data engineering, and data visualization. He has significant experience with data transform and preparation for science/business analytics projects. In addition to teaching, Stanford is an independent data analytics consultant, specializing in cloud data migrations and data warehouse architecture.

His particular areas of interest include agile methodologies for data analytics, identifying factors that contribute to data project success, and techniques for engaging business users in complex data engineering projects.

He is a frequent contributor to top data analytics trade publications.

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MBA, Information Systems, University of Arizona, 2000-2002

Teaching Experience

Adjunct Instructor, University of Utah, 2020-2021


Frequent contributor to TDWI and KdNuggets trade publications.
Blog located here.


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