Norman H. White

Norman H. White

Joined Stern 1973

Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Kaufman Management Center
44 West Fourth Street,
New York, NY 10012

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Norman White is Clinical Professor of Information, Operations, and Management Sciences at New York University Leonard N. Stern School of Business. Prior to retiring, he was the Faculty Director of the Stern Center for Research Computing, as well as the Undergraduate Program Advisor for the Department of Technology, Operations, and Statistics. He served as Deputy Chair of the Information Systems Department and has served as the Acting Chief Technology Officer of the Stern School.

Professor White's current research focuses on applications of large scale computing (grid and big data) infrastructures for storing and analyzing data. He has published in the areas of decision support systems, data mining, computer networking and simulation and gaming. He teaches Information Systems in the undergraduate, MBA, and executive education programs at the Stern School.

Professor White holds a B.A. from Harvard University in Engineering and Applied Physics, and a Ph.D. from the NYU Stern in Economics and Quantitative Analysis.

Research Interests

  • Distributed Computing
  • Mobile applications
  • Collaborative computing
  • Sensor data

Courses Taught

  • Dealing with Data
  • Designing and Developing Web and Mobile Apps
  • Financial Engineering
  • Managing Financial Businesses

Academic Background

Ph.D., Economics and Statistics, 1974
New York University Stern School of Business

MS, Economics and Statistics, 1971
New York University Stern School of Business

B.A., Engineering and Applied Physics, 1966
Harvard University

Areas of Expertise

Technology, Operations & Statistics

  • Cloud Computing
  • Data Science
  • Database Management