David Ruth

Director, STEM Center, UATX
David Ruth

Professor Ruth is Director of UATX’s Center for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. Previously he held several leadership positions as a Permanent Military Professor of Mathematics at the United States Naval Academy, where he was an award-winning teacher from 2009 until 2022. Ruth has authored articles in a variety of statistics journals, and a book chapter on mathematics in cybersecurity. Prior to his academic work, Ruth led and served as a naval officer with operational experience in nuclear power, oceanography, and meteorology.

David Ruth

Speaking at The Conference

12:00 – 12:30 | September 7, 2023


Breaking the Mold: Transforming Higher Education to Match the Acceleration of Our World
David Ruth, Director, STEM Center, UATX

We live in a time of acceleration that demands we rethink traditional university tertiary education, and UATX has a vision to empower university students be prepared for addressing “wicked problems.”