Doug Hague


As founding Executive Director, Doug Hague established the vision for the School of Data Science. He currently leads the School and serves as the representative to the UNC Charlotte community and industry partners.

Hague has more than 20 years of experience in global corporations. Before joining Charlotte, he served as the Chief Analytics Officer at Bank of America Merchant Services, where he implemented data and model governance policies and practices for internal and external entities. Prior to Bank of America Merchant Services, he held multiple roles at Bank of America, Sprint (now T-Mobile) and United Technologies (now Raytheon Technologies).

Hague earned a bachelor’s degree in Engineering Physics from the University of Tulsa, a master’s degree in System Design and Management from MIT, and a Ph.D. in Materials Science and Engineering from Penn State University.

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Executive Director and Professor of Practice
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Penn State
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