Data Science

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305A South Hall
(510) 643-6388
Associate Professor
Focus: Social exchange, social psychology, social networks and information exchange

313 South Hall
(510) 643-2754
Adjunct Professor
Focus: Information-intensive systems and services, semantic standards, information policy, business innovation and entrepreneurship

207B South Hall
(510) 642-6046
Focus: Information retrieval system design and evaluation

211 South Hall
(510) 642-1366
Assistant Professor (I School and Graduate School of Education)
Focus: Educational data mining, learning analytics, Formative assessment

203B South Hall
(510) 643-3755
Professor (I School and Dept. of Political Science)
Focus: International politics, international business, and the information economy; Cybersecurity; Behavioral economics within Information Systems

Recent Research News

Bamman’s work applies natural language processing and machine learning techniques to empirical questions in the humanities and social sciences.
The dataset could help answer whether it’s possible to accurately use consumer-grade devices to interpret attention level in a problem-solving test. The class hopes that other researchers will be able to repeat the experiment with even larger subject pools.
Pardos is an expert in the emerging field of educational data mining — applying data science methodologies to online learning environments to understand student learning.