- Ph.D. Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California.
- M.S. Electrical Engineering, Stanford University.
- M.S. Statistics, Stanford University.
- M.A. Applied Mathematics, University Of Sydney.
Dr. Frederick Seitz passed away on March 2, 2008. He was the former head of Rockefeller University, a former head of the National Academy of Sciences and the principal scientific advisor to the R.J. Reynolds medical research program. 
Joseph Bast studied Economics as an undergraduate at the University of Chicago. According to Sourcewatch, he did not complete his degree.