Arthur Nunes-Harwitt received his bachelor's degree in Computer Science from Brandeis University. He went on to receive masters' degrees in both Mathematics and Computer Science from the University of Pittsburgh, and he completed his doctorate at RIT. He has worked as a software engineer at the Learning, Research and Development Center in Pittsburgh and at The Mathworks, and has taught at the Wentworth Institute of Technology and at SUNY Nassau Community College. His interests include the design and implementation of functional languages, artificial intelligence, and computer algebra.