David Friesen

David Friesen, MS

Adjunct Professor

Academic Degrees

MS in Applied Data Science – University of San Diego
BS in Business – Portland State University

Areas of Interest in Artificial Intelligence

Intersection of prescriptive/generative AI and agentic capabilities with data foundations


David Friesen is currently leading enterprise data & analytics and applied AI engineering for a multi-billion dollar financial services company, in addition to adjunct instruction in USD’s Applied AI program

What advice do you have for students considering USD’s Applied Artificial Intelligence online degree program?

The structure, strength, and leadership of USD’s Applied AI online degree program enable motivated students to excel while balancing academic and career commitments.


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