Dr. Erik Linstead is an Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Software Engineering and the Director of Undergraduate Computing Programs in the Schmid College of Science and Technology at Chapman University. He is the founder and principal investigator of the Machine Learning and Assistive Technology (MLAT) Lab (mlat.chapman.edu), where he explores applications of data mining and ubiquitous computing to the domain of developmental disorders, with an emphasis on Autism Spectrum Disorder. Current projects in MLAT including the Autism Management Platform (AMP), SmartDresser, and virtual reality for therapy delivery and efficacy analysis. Linstead holds a B.S. from Chapman University, a M.S. from Stanford University, and a Ph.D. from UCI, all in computer science.