Join us for an Admitted Student Conversation with Faculty Director, Kate Ashley, Student and Career Services and Current Students. This virtual event will be a fantastic opportunity for you to learn more about the MS in Business Analytics program and how we can help you attain your goals in a close-knit, supportive community.


Kate Ashley

Kate Ashley is an Associate Teaching Professor and the faculty director for the MS in Business Analytics program.

Ashley researches topics including pricing and revenue management, supply chain sustainability, and the effect of strategic consumer behavior on operational decision-making.

She has experience teaching supply chain management, statistics, and analytics at the MBA and undergraduate levels and has developed new courses to expand the business analytics curriculum at D'Amore-McKim.

Tim Chezar

Timothy Chezar is the MSBA Career Planning Manager for the Graduate Career Center.

As a career planning program manager, Tim offers specialized and personal career advising to students pursuing an MS in Business Analytics or an MBA. Tim teaches the career management course for the Full-Time MS in Business Analytics program, providing students the tools needed to manage their careers and job searches. Students develop a personal career search strategy, gain access to prospective employers and build a strong professional network through guest speakers and in-class events. Tim also advises many of our international students and helps them search for professional development opportunities in the U.S.

Prior to coming to Northeastern, Tim held management roles in finance and economic consulting firms. He worked at Mercer Management Consulting, American Express, and The Brattle Group's Securities & Finance Group.