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Matthew C. Vanderbilt, MS

Adjunct Professor

Academic Degrees

MS, Business Analytics – National University
BS, Accountancy – National University

Areas of Interest in Data Science

Applications of Data Science in Finance and Operations, Business Analytics, and Probabilistic Depreciation.


Matthew Vanderbilt is the Director of Business Analytics and Fiscal Affairs for the UC San Diego School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, where he is responsible for financial and accounting oversight and development of finance and operations business intelligence solutions across the academic, clinical, and research missions.  Previously, he represented San Diego Gas & Electric, a Sempra Energy utility, as a State and Federal expert witness on probabilistic depreciation and legal matters pertaining to the jointly-owned San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station. He has more than two decades of experience providing leadership and expertise in business intelligence solutions for accounting, finance, engineering, and operations. Mr. Vanderbilt holds with distinction a Master of Science in Business Analytics and Bachelor of Science in Accountancy from National University, as well as an Associate of General Studies and Associate of Arts earned from Scottsdale Community College at age 16. He has previously built and operated a small-business accounting consultancy, Vanderbilt Ventures, Inc., and a technology company, Vanderbilt Technologies, Inc.


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