Jonathan Sixt, PhD

Adjunct Professor

Academic Degrees

Grand Canyon University, Phoenix AZ
PhD in General Psychology emphasis in Performance Psychology (Projected Dec 2022)

San Jose State University, San Jose, CA
Master of Science, Engineering (MSE)
Thesis: Project Semantic Web and the Resource Definition Framework

California Lutheran University, Thousand Oaks, CA
Bachelor of Science, Physics / Computer Science (BS)

Areas of Interest in Data Science

Real world applications of AI and ML that allow for more informed decision making. I have previously done work with Computer Vision, Object Detection, Data Engineering and data pipeline design and realization.


I am an Engineer / Architect / Manager / Professor / Mentor with 25 years of engineering experience in the medical device, defense, consulting, sports, and academic fields. Experienced in all phases of the product development lifecycle. I have technical and managerial experience in design, prototyping, user interface, database, product, and feature development. I am a problem-solver, and technical leader with an established record of delivering high-quality solutions to meet and exceed customer needs. I also teach computer science at USD and mentor aspiring data engineering students looking to start a career in data science and engineering.


Your Future Now

Earn your master’s degree on a schedule that’s convenient for you.