Christopher Teixeira

Christopher Teixeira

Co-Department Head

The MITRE Corporation

Christopher Teixeira, M.S. is the Co-Department Head for the Model-Based Analytics Department within MITRE. He is responsible for leading a department of about 50 individuals with backgrounds in policy, statistics, modeling and simulation, operations research, and data visualization expertise.

During his tenure at MITRE, he has supported multiple federally funded research and development centers across a variety of projects, such as supporting the Department of Energy in understanding how to safely and effectively treat nuclear waste and helping the Veterans Benefits Administration use sophisticated modeling techniques to better serve veterans. He earned an M.S. in operations research from George Mason University and a B.S. in mathematics from Worcester Polytechnic Institute.


  • Data Analytics
  • Applied Statistics
  • Operations Research


  • MS in Operations Research, 2010

    George Mason University

  • BSc in Mathematics, 2006

    Worcester Polytechnic Institute