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Dan Koloski

Head of Learning Programs, Professor of the Practice

Dan Koloski is the head of learning and professor of the practice in the College of Professional Studies at Northeastern University at the Roux Institute. At the Roux Institute, Koloski leads the academic programs within the College of Professional Studies including Applied Machine Intelligence, Analytics, and Project Management, and works with the partnerships team to develop and teach custom courses to partner employees.

Koloski joined Northeastern after spending over twenty years in the IT and software industry, working in both technical and business management roles across large and small companies. Most recently, Koloski was vice president of product management and business development at Oracle. Before Oracle, he was CTO and director of strategy of the web business unit at Empirix, which he helped spin out and sell to Oracle.

Koloski holds a bachelor’s from Yale University and an MBA from Harvard Business School. He has lived in Portland for the last fifteen years with his wife, two daughters and various dogs.