chad redmond
Chair, Department of Computing and Information Science
Library 408A

Dr. Redmond has been a professor at Mercyhurst University for 30 years, 24 of which were served in the Department of Mathematics. He now teaches for the Department of Computing and Information Science. His mathematical interests include probability theory and the mathematics of tournaments. He is also a generative artist. His current interests include machine learning applied to wildlife conservation and data analytics for shelter animals. He is a guitar player in his free-time and a volunteer for the Erie Humane Society. He is a former member of the United States Army Reserve.


  • Ph.D., Mathematics, Lehigh University, 1993
  • B.A., Mathematics, Temple University, 1987

Teaching Interests

  • Machine Learning and Neural Networks
  • Data Visualization

Courses Taught

  • Machine Learning
  • Data Visualization
  • Data Wrangling
  • Big Data Analytics
  • Calculus
  • Linear Algebra
  • Probability Theory
  • Computer Programming
  • Data Structures and Algorithms
  • Computational Intelligence
  • Probability Theory
  • Statistics
  • Web Programming
  • Computer Animation
  • Computer Generated Art
  • Computers and Music
  • Audio Technology
  • Bioinformatics
  • Web Mapping

Research Interests

  • Subadditive Euclidean Functionals on random point sets
  • Mathematics of Tournaments
  • Machine Learning for Wildlife Conservation
  • Shelter Animal Analytics

Recent Publications and Presentations

  • Dr. Redmond has published in the Annals of Applied Probability, Stochastic Processes and their Applications, Mathematics Teacher, Mathematics Magazine, and The College Mathematics Journal. His generative art has also been accepted for exhibition.