Dr. Patrick OlsonSchool of Engineering and Computing
Computer Science and Information Systems
Patrick C. Olson, PhD is currently a Professor of Computer Science, Information and Media Systems at National University. He earned his PhD in MoIS at the Claremont Graduate University in 1999 – with a cognate minor in Higher Education.
He has an MS from USC in Systems Management with a minor in MIS. His undergraduate degree is from the University of Montana. He has been the CIO at Menlo College in the bay area where he developed, directed, and implemented enterprise-wide IP Telephony in 2000 (which included Gigabit ethernet, cableing, etc.) He has held faculty positions in MIS at the University of Nevada and Cal Poly, Pomona. He started his career in the data center at Hughes Aircraft Company in the 80's.
School of Engineering and Computing