Data Science

Related Faculty

Morgan G. Ames
Assistant Adjunct Professor
Alumni (MIMS 2006)
Science and technology studies; computer-supported cooperative work and social computing; education; anthropology; youth technocultures; ideology and inequity; critical data science
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Assistant Professor
Natural language processing, computational social science, machine learning, digital humanities
Josh Blumenstock
Associate Professor
Alumni (PhD 2012)
Development Economics, Data Science, Machine Learning, Econometrics, ICTD
Coye Cheshire
Professor
Trust, social exchange, social psychology, and information exchange
John Chuang
Professor
Bio-sensory computing; brainwave authentication; information economics and policy
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Assistant Professor (I School and Computer Science)
Data management, interactive or human-in-the-loop data analytics, information visualization, crowdsourcing, data science
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Assistant Professor (I School and Graduate School of Education)
Learning Analytics, Digital Learning Environments, Machine Learning
Steven Weber
Associate Dean and Head of School; Faculty Director, Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity; Professor (I School and Dept. of Political Science)
International politics, international business, and the information economy; Cybersecurity; Behavioral economics within Information Systems

Recent Publications

Data Science news

Doris Lee

Lee aims to design systems that provide automated recommendations in visual data exploration and machine learning

David Bamman

David Bamman’s BookNLP project will receive funding from the National Endowment for Humanities (NEH) to expand its scope to include German, Japanese, Russian and Spanish languages.

Daniel Alvarez

MIDS student Daniel Alvarez developed text-based similarity algorithms for the UN World Food Programme to support cash-based relief delivery.

Man in Bangladesh wearing a face mask

In recent weeks, Prof. Joshua Blumenstock has worked with policymakers in Togo, Nigeria, and Bangladesh to focus the power of advanced technology on pandemic relief.

Aditya Parameswaran

Assistant Professor Aditya Parameswaran has been awarded the Best Paper Award at the 2020 ACM SIGMOD/PODS Conference for his joint paper: “ShapeSearch: A Flexible and Efficient System for Shape-based Exploration of Trendlines.”

Josh Blumenstock

As the COVID-19 crisis continues, hundreds of millions of citizens of low-income countries are being left without work or income. Assistant Professor Joshua Blumenstock discusses new methods to combat this.

Hany Farid

Despite growing sentiments that deepfakes are the “dog that never barked,” Hany Farid believes the worst is yet to come.

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Professors Hany Farid and Joshua Blumenstock have been awarded seed funding for their projects designed to mitigate the COVID-19 crisis by CITRIS and the Banatao Institute.

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