My Story

I’m from Chattanooga, TN, and have been on staff in the IT office since 2016, where I help maintain infrastructure and develop coding integrations between systems. I’ve taught high school mathematics and computer science, and love teaching and learning.

IT Director Michael Mars Landis stands smiling


  • B.S. in Computer Science and Mathematics, Furman University
  • M.S. in Computer Science, Duke University

Research Interests

  • Machine Learning
  • Programming Languages

Courses Taught

  • MAT:2110 - Introduction to Computer Science with Python
  • MAT:3901 - Special topics in Machine Learning, Database Systems

Crews and Other Activities

  • IT crew
  • ecstatic dance
  • Celtic music

Contact Professor Landis

(828) 771-3084
Bannerman 115
WWC CPO 6357
PO Box 9000
Asheville, NC 28815-9000