Eric E. Meier

Associate Dean for Technology; Chief Technology Officer; Lecturer in IT
Information Technology

Eric E. Meier
+1 434-924-7557
Office: 
230
Education: 
M.S., Management Information Technology, University of Virginia
B.S., Computer Science/Finance, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Areas of Expertise: 
Information technology
Professional Activities: 
Mr. Meier specializes in object-oriented (OO) application development, application architectures, service-oriented architectures, development frameworks, application servers, patterns, agile methodologies, and OO programming languages. He also has extensive experience with relational database management systems, network topology design security and management, and various operating systems. Mr. Meier has vast IT industry experience. He has worked in Fortune 5 companies; he is also the co-founder of a software development consulting firm. Mr. Meier's current research and interest are in mobile computing and specifically software development for Apple Corporation's iPhone platform.
 
Mr. Meier currently serves as MIT Lecturer and the Associate Dean for Technology/Chief Technology Officer at the McIntire School of Commerce. He is active in both the undergraduate and graduate IT programs at the McIntire School of Commerce. His other responsibilities include enterprise computing management, computing infrastructure architecture, as well as network management. His consulting interests focus on guest speaking, mentoring in areas of analysis, design, and development of N-tiered business applications using a variety of technologies and architectures. Mr. Meier has been a member of the Association for Computing Machinery for 19 years and a member of the IEEE Association for 15 years.
 
Mr. Meier was a presenter at Object-Oriented Programming, Systems, Languages and Applications (OOPSLA) conferences in 2004 and 2005. He has also received the Microsoft Most Valuable Professional Award for the C# Programming Language multiple times.