Brian Hall

Adjunct Instructor

Preston Robert Tisch Institute for Global Sport

Education
  • BA, University of Pennsylvania
  • MA, Johns Hopkins University
  • JD, Georgetown University
Contact Info

Brian Hall is an adjunct instructor in the NYU Tisch Institute for Global Sport, focusing on artificial intelligence, machine learning and their application to the sports world. Prior to joining the NYU faculty, Brian served as Vice President at Two Sigma Investments a New York City- based hedge fund primarily known for its use of artificial intelligence, machine learning, and distributed computing trading strategies. Previously, Brian was a senior associate in the Asset Management Group at Willkie, Farr & Gallagher and began his career as a statistician working with the U.S. Department of Commerce.

Brian holds an B.A. in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania, an M.A. in Applied Economics from Johns Hopkins University and a J.D. from Georgetown University. Brian is currently finishing up his graduate studies at Harvard University, where he combines his passion for sports statistics with research focusing on computational programming, machine learning and AI/neural networks. In his spare time, Brian is a contributor to the Society for American Baseball Research (SABR).