Brett Karopczyc

Brett smiling in front of white board with inputs of code written outBrett Karopczyc teaches Professional Practice in Computer Science in the School of STEM at St. Thomas Aquinas College. Prior to launching his second career as a Computer Science instructor, he spent 20 years as the Chief Technology Officer and eventual co-owner of a data analytics firm that provides consulting services to major telecommunications organizations.

He received his B.S. in Computer Science from the College of Engineering at Cornell University, and his M.S. in Computer Science from the School of Engineering and Applied Science at Columbia University.  

Courses Taught
CS 101 Computational Thinking, CS 200 Programming Scientific Applications, CS 301 Artificial Intelligence, and CS 424 Data Mining.

Research Interests
Professor Karopczyc’s primary interests are in the fields of Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence and understanding how these transformative technologies are shaping society in both positive and negative ways.

Additional Information
When not training Machine Learning models or writing other Python code, Professor Karopczyc enjoys hiking, riding his motorcycle, and exploring the beautiful Hudson Valley with his wife and their chocolate lab.