Dr. Anderson is also a faculty member of CSU's School of Biomedical Engineering, Graduate Degree Program in Ecology and the Molecular, Cellular, and Integrative Neurosciences Program. He graduated with a Ph.D. in computer science from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, in 1986, advised by Andy Barto, and worked at GTE Laboratories in Waltham, MA, until he arrived at CSU in 1991. He teaches graduate courses in machine learning and undergraduate courses in programming, data structures, and graphics. His research is in machine learning with a focus on reinforcement learning, EEG pattern recognition, and neural networks. He loves the challenge of finding patterns in data for prediction, classification, and control.