A Fisher College of Business senior lecturer known for his knowledge of business statistics and analytics is formally joining the of the Department of Management Sciences.
Dr. John Draper starts this fall as an assistant clinical professor in Management Sciences. He previously served as a senior lecturer for the department, for which he received a college-wide recognition award last year.
Before coming to Fisher, Dr. Draper served as a visiting Ohio State faculty member who taught both graduate and undergraduate courses in statistical theory and application in the College of Arts and Sciences’ Department of Statistics. His teaching experience at Ohio State also includes statistics in business, engineering and sports, as well as biostatistics courses for graduate-level students in the colleges of Public Health and Dentistry. He has his PhD in statistics from Ohio State.
This past spring, Dr. Draper hosted a sold-out half-day workshop at COE’s annual Leading Through Excellence summit on sports analytics. This workshop will be offered again at the 2019 summit.
Across the college, Dr. Draper is one of 18 new faculty members who joined this fall. You can read more about other departments’ new hires on Fisher’s website.