Prof. Dr. Andy Snow

Dr. Andy Snow is a Professor in the School of Information and Telecommunication Systems (ITS) at Ohio University. As part of ITS, he is an active researcher and teacher. He received his PhD from the University of Pittsburgh in Information Science, from the Telecommunications Program, while his bachelor’s and master’s degrees are in electrical engineering from Old Dominion University. His publications appear in such journals such as IEEE Transactions on Reliability, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, Journal of Networks and Systems Management, Telecommunications Policy, Journal on Mobile Networks and Applications, International Journal of Industrial Engineering, IEEE Computer, and Information & Management.  Andy has two research streams: (1) critical information system and telecommunications infrastructure dependability, and (2) telecommunications & information system project management. Prior to returning to university for an academic career, he held positions as electronics engineer, member of the technical staff, manager, director, vice president, and general manager in telecommunications carrier, systems integration and consulting firms. Andy is President Emeritus of the International Telecommunications Education and Research Association ( and also is a IARIA fellow.