Ryan Chen is a Basketball Data Scientist in his second season for the Orlando Magic. He graduated from Stanford University in 2017 with a master's degree in Management Science & Engineering, where he was a recipient of the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship, and graduated summa cum laude from the University of Michigan in 2014 with bachelor's degrees in Industrial & Operations Engineering and Euphonium Performance.
During his time at the University of Michigan, Ryan conducted research with Profs. Amy Cohn and Mark Daskin, focusing on industrial engineering applications to the aviation and healthcare industries. Part of this work was done through the University of Michigan's Center for Healthcare Engineering and Patient Safety.