Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs
MPA

Jim Lucht

Adjunct Lecturer in International and Public Affairs
Deputy Director of Analytics, Executive Office of Health and Human Services, State of Rhode Island

Areas of Interest: GIS, database architecture and administration, data system integration, business intelligence, data visualization, community data systems, urban and environmental planning, crime analysis, web development.

Biography

Jim Lucht serves as the deputy director of analytics at the Rhode Island Executive Office of Health and Human Services. He is responsible for database and business intelligence infrastructure for Rhode Island's All Payer Claims Database and integrated Analytic Ecosystem. In a different life Jim was Information Group Director at the nonprofit information intermediary organization Providence Plan where he helped build community data systems.

Teaching

MPA 2710 Geographic Information Systems (GIS)