Brian L. McMichael




Brian L. McMichael

P.O. Box 982
Worthington, Ohio 43085

Employment History

  • SafeChain Financial Lead Engineer
    • Blockchain Research and Development 2018-2019
  • Ohio Supercomputer Center Web and Interface Applications Engineer
    • Application development for High Performance Computing systems 2015-2018
  • The Ohio State University Libraries Manager
    • Collection Management, Reference Services, IT Support, Staff Development 2007-2015
  • The Ohio State University Medical Center Information Associate
    • Customer Service, Course Statistical Analysis 2005-2007
  • Koffel & Jump, Attorneys Paralegal
    • Client Consultation, Document Preparation, Billing Analysis 2002-2005

Educational History

  • University of West Georgia Carrollton, Georgia
    • Master of Science Applied Computer Science 2013-2015
  • Columbus State Community College Columbus, Ohio
    • Certificate Management Information Systems (MIS) 2013
    • Certificate Software Development 2012
  • The Ohio State University Columbus, Ohio
    • Bachelor of Arts History 2003-2008
  • The University of Oxford Oxford, United Kingdom
    • Advanced Diploma Quantitative History 2006-2007
  • University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    • Bachelor of Arts Philosophy
    • Honors Degree Honors 1998-2001


  • Supporting parallel, interactive Jupyter, and RStudio in a scheduled HPC environment with Spark, and MPI frameworks using Open Ondemand 2018
    • Hudak, D., Nicklas, J., Ooottikkal, S., Franz, E., Gohar, B., McMichael, B. PEARC18
  • Demo: Developing Apps to Extend Open OnDemand. 2017
    • Hudak, D., Franz, E., Gohar, B., Nicklas, J., Johnson, D., McMichael, B. Gateways17
  • Open OnDemand – Transforming Computational Science Through Omnidisciplinary Software Cyberinfrastructure. 2016
    • Hudak, D., Johnson, D., Nicklas, J., Franz, E., McMichael, B., Gohar, B. XCEDE16

Technical Skills

Ruby/Ruby on Rails Java C# High Performance Computing
HTML/CSS/Javascript SQL PHP jQuery
Software Development Research Project Management Development Methodologies
Analysis Management Entrepreneurship Publishing

Other Certifications and Memberships

  • CompTIA A+
  • CompTIA Network+