Chris Cassa


Dr. Cassa is a Lecturer at the MIT Supply Chain Management Program where he directs courses on databases, data science, and machine learning. He currently teaches “Databases and Data Analysis for Supply Chain Management” in the Fall and “Data Science for Supply Chain Management” in the Spring in the SCMr program. Along with Dr. Caplice, he also teaches SC4x in the MITx MicroMasters credential in Supply Chain Management.

He actively uses data science in his research, and holds appointments as an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and the Brigham and Women’s Hospital Division of Genetics. Dr. Cassa is also a research affiliate of the Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT. He holds a S.B. and M.Eng from MIT and a PhD from the Harvard/MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology in Bioinformatics and Integrative Genomics.