Jason BernardAdjunct Instructor
Jason Bernard is a Baseball Research Analyst for Major League Baseball Advanced Media (MLBAM). He returns to the Tisch Institute, where he earned his Master’s Degree in 2015, as an adjunct professor. In his role at MLBAM, Jason works alongside some of the biggest names in the analytics community to improve and grow the player tracking system known as Statcast.
He is also a member of the Society for American Baseball Research (SABR) and participated in its Bi-Annual Diamond Dollars Case Competition in the Fall of 2014. In addition to his M.S. in Sports Business from NYU, Jason holds a B.S. in Sport Management from St. John’s University. He is currently teaching: Baseball Analytics 2.0: Advancement in the 21st Century.
Examine in depth how tracking technology, from pitch location to spin rate, has impacted and will continue to impact America’s favorite pastime.