Brian Hart, PhD

Hart, PhD

Brian Hart serves as a web developer for Robert Half Technology and is also an adjunct professor of physics at Lipscomb University. Formerly, he was a senior consultant for Urban Science as part of the onsite Enterprise Lead Solutions team supporting Nissan North America. Brian has several years of technical expertise and recently worked for the US Army Space Missile Defense Command. He has a PhD and a MS in physics from the University of California, Irvine, and graduated cum laude from Hamline University in Saint Paul, Minnesota with a BA in physics and mathematics. Brian also served a year in the Alabama Army National Guard.

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