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Senior Statistician/Data Scientist SCORReasearch & Development
City Charlotte NC United States

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Analyst – Brokerage Ally Financial
City Charlotte NC United States

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  • Interests: Every step from data pipeline to presentation, inter-departmental accessibility through data education, optimized client experience
  • Contact method: Twitter
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City Cambridge MA United States Website: Blog Website: GitHub Website: RPubs

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  • Interests: Open data, reproducible research, social/labor economics, urban economics, market design
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Postdoctoral Researcher Ohio State UniversityPsychology
City Columbus OH United States Website: GitHub Website: CRAN prepdat Website: R-bloggers Post on prepdat

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  • R-Packages: I’m the author and maintainer of R package called prepdat: Preparing Experimental Data for Statistical Analysis.
  • Interests: cognitive psychology, cognitive neuroscience, reproducibility, data visualization, R
  • Contact method: LinkedIn, Twitter
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City Irvine CA United States

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PhD candidate – Psychology University of Michigan
City Ann Arbor MI United States

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Bioinformatician Purdue UniversityCenter for Cancer Research

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  • Interest: open data, computational biology, statistics
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Language Learning Visiting Assistant Professor University of MichiganLinguistics

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  • Interests: open science, reproducible research and workflows, data visualization, statistics, neuroimaging, aging, memory, experimental design
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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PhD Candidate University of ArizonaSecond Language Acquisition and Teaching
City Tucson AZ United States

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  • R-Groups: R-Ladies Tucson member & speaker
  • Interests: EdTech, speech technology, linguistics, phonetics
  • Contact Method: LinkedIn
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Postdoctoral Associate – Natural Resources University of Vermont
City Burlington VT United States Website: GitHub

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  • R-Packages: AMMonitor (in prep)
  • Interests: Natural resource management, bioacoustics, wildlife population modeling, adaptive management, open source software
  • Contact method: Twitter
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City Tucson AZ United States Website: GitHub

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Postdoctoral Researcher University of GeorgiaPlant breeding, Genetics and Genomics
City Athens GA United States

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  • Interests: plant breeding, genetics and genomics, sequencing analysis, phenotype data analysis,
  • Contact Method: LinkedIn, Twitter
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  • Interests: open data, research methods, machine learning, geospatial statistics, growth mixture models, specializes in interpersonal violence, domestic violence, child maltreatment, bullying
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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Graduate student – Statistics UC Berkeley
City Berkeley CA United States

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  • R-Packages: superheat
  • Interests: Teaching, visualization, communicating technical topics, exploratory data analysis
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Consulting Ecologist
City Portland OR United States

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Director of Data Science iRobot

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  • Interests: Data Viz, Storytelling, Analysis, Project Management, Algorithms, Prototyping
  • Contact method: Twitter
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City Boston MA United States

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Utilities Economist – Water Finance & Analytics Tacoma Public Utilities
City Tacoma WA United States

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  • Interests: Statistics, Reproducible Research, Machine Learning
  • Contact method: LinkedIn
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  • Interests: Fisheries science, Stats, Spatial analysis, Database
  • Contact method: LinkedIn, ResearchGate
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Visiting Assistant Professor University of Texas El PasoLanguages and Linguistics
City El Paso TX United States

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  • R-Groups: R-Ladies El Paso Organizer
  • Interests: bilingualism, phonology & phonetics, computational methods of acoustic analysis and comparison
  • Contact Method: Personal Website
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Postdoc Northeastern UniversityCollege of Computer and Information Science
City Boston United States Website: GitHub

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Data Scientist – Emerging Technologies Disney
City Orlando FL United States Website: Personal blog

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Assistant Professor Indiana UniversityEpidemiology & Biostats

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  • R-Packages: Epijson
  • R-Groups: R-Ladies Athens (Georgia, USA) founder and organizing team
  • Interests: data science, reproducible science, mathematical modeling, data viz
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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People Analytics Manager

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PhD Candidate Ohio State UniversityHorticulture and Crop Science
City Columbus OH United States Website: GitHub

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Postdoctoral Researcher University of PennsylvaniaDepartment of Genetics, Perelman School of Medicine
City Philadelphia PA United States Website: Personal website Website: GitHub

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  • Interests: Statistical Genetics, Population Genetics, Genetic Epidemiology, Evolutionary Genetics, Natural Selection, Genomics, Human Genetics
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Statistical Programmer – Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center University of Miami
City Miami FL United States Website: GitHub

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  • R-Groups: R-Ladies!
  • Interests: Statistics, data visualization, cancer, ML/AI
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Data scientist (contractor) Centers for Disease Control and PreventionDivision of Global Migration and Quarantine
City Atlanta GA United States

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Senior Data Analyst Climate Central
City Princeton NJ United States
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Biologist – Office of Pesticide Programs US EPA
City Arlington VA United States

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  • Interests: Mechanistic and statistical modeling; Bayesian methods; parameter estimation and uncertainty quantification
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Data Analyst Fellow iCivics

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  • R-Packages: googleAnalyticsR
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Research Biologist U.S. Department of AgricultureAgricultural Research Service
City Ames IA United States Website: ResearchGate

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  • Interests: Genetics, Genomics
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Research Scientist – Assessment Sciences Ascend Learning
City Overland Park KS United States Website: Personal website Website: GitHub

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Associate Professor of Quantitative Psychology Missouri State UniversityPsychology
City Springfield MO United States Website: Stats Tools Website: Personal website

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  • R-Packages: MOTE (available on github, doomlab/MOTE)
  • Interests: Statistics, effect sizes, psychometrics, scale development, programming, packages
  • Contact method: Personal website
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Senior Data Analyst Quicken LoansStrategy & Analytics
City Detroit MI United States

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  • Interests: statistics, reproducible research, teaching, machine learning, data science, finance
  • Contact Method: LinkedIn
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Data Analyst DoistA. B. from Princeton University
City Fayetteville NC United States Website: Personal website Website: GitHub

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  • Interests: Analytics (Acquisition/Attribution, User Behavior, etc) for SaaS products
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Senior Survey Methodologist IST Research
City Atlanta GA United States Website: Personal website

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  • Interests: Survey Methods, Statistics, Diversity
  • Contact method: Personal website
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Postdoctoral Research Scientist University of PennsylvaniaDepartment of Biostatistics, Epidemiology, and Informatics
City Philadelphia PA United States Website: Personal website Website: GitHub

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  • R-Packages: nhsrtheme (involved), parallaxr (involved)
  • Interests: Open data, R education, data science for the public good, reproductive & sexual health, prenatal & perinatal health, social determinants of health, environmental exposures
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Research Coordinator III (Data Analyst) UT Health Houston, San Antonio Regional CampusCommunity Information NOW

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  • Interests: demography, social research, regression models, causal inference models and predictive modeling
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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  • Interests: Social and Transportation Networks, Data for Good
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Bioinformatics Scientist – Center for Clinical and Translational Science University of Alabama at Birmingham

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  • R-Groups: R-Ladies Louisville
  • Interests: Bioinformatics, Omics, Metabolomics, Transcriptomics, Genomics, Systems Biology, Cancer Biology, Open Data, Biomedical Science
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Postdoctoral Research Associate Iowa State UniversityEcology, Evolution & Organismal Biology
City Ames IA United States

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  • Interests: GIS, remote sensing, drones, modelling, reptiles
  • Contact method: Twitter
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PhD Candidate Case Western Reserve UniversityEpidemiology and Biostatistics

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  • Interests: science for social good, public engagement, dark data, storytelling with data visualization, information extraction, text Mmining, NLP, machine learning/ classification, epidemiological crowd-sourcing
  • Contact method: Twitter
  • Thesis work: Antibiotics are not harmless, exclusively lifesaving drugs. We all have a role in preserving antibiotics for the future and it starts with you right now by washing your hands and preventing the spread of germs. Get plenty of rest and drink fluids when you have a cold. Listen to your nurses instead of demanding treatment first instead of waiting for confirmatory results from diagnostic tests. Be open to other strategies when you’ve got the flu or strep throat.
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Postdoctoral Researcher ORISE – EPA

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  • Interests: ecosystems ecology, automation of data analysis, management support tools, RShiny, timeseries analysis, data analysis
  • Contact Method: LinkedIn
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City Nashville TN United States Website: GitHub Website: Academic website

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  • R-Packages: Xerogel
  • Interests: Reproducible Research, Biostatistical Consulting, Health Disparities, Child Welfare, Statistical Computing, Bioequivalence, Limit of Detection, Response-feature Analysis, Critical Care Medicine, Infectious Diseases
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City NYC NY United States

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  • R-Groups: R-Ladies NYC organizing team
  • Interests: data analysis, data visualization, statistics, research methods, reproducible research, continued learning of R
  • Contact method: LinkedIn
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  • R-Groups: Los Angeles R Users Group
  • Interests: computational linguistics, data visualization, statistical and machine learning models
  • Contact Method: LinkedIn, Twitter
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Assistant Professor, Mathematics University of Nebraska at Omaha
City Omaha NE United States Website: GitHub

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  • Interests: data visualization, interactive graphics, data mining and prediction
  • Contact method: GitHub
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Doctoral Graudate Student Temple UniversityPsychology

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  • R-Groups: In the past year (2019) I held an unofficial monthly R learning group (named RdvRks) at my institution where students could discuss issues with R on a specific project or work through an online exercise together. The group was comprised primarily of undergraduates who’d expressed interest in or were getting started with R.
  • Interests: scientific communication
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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PhD Student in Clinical Psychology University of South FloridaPsychological Sciences
City Tampa FL United States Website: Personal Website

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  • Interests: personality pathology, substance use, open science, statistics
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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Manager, Analytics

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City Irvine CA United States Website: Personal website Website: GitHub

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  • R-Groups: R-Ladies Irvine
  • Interests: open source, data science, machine learning, data visualization, dashboards, information security, cyber security, cybersecurity, data governance
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Graduate Student Drexel UniversityPhysics

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  • Interests: network analysis, specializes in physics education research
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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City Honolulu HI United States

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  • Interests: Bioinformatics, genomics, quantitative biology, marine biology, climate change science, data science for good
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Political Technology Specialist Digidems
City Hoboken NJ United States

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  • Interests: Polling, ArcGIS, Political Data
  • Contact method: LinkedIn
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PhD Candidate – Program in Gender Analysis in Economics American University

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  • Interests: Feminist economics, reproducible research, public sector innovation
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Senior Research Scientist – Biostatistics and Computational Biology Dana Farber Cancer Institute

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  • R-Groups: Co-Founder and organizer of Boston R/Bioconductor Meetup
  • R-Packages: mogsa, made4, iBBiG, survcomp
  • Interests: Computational Biology, Bioinformatics, Open data science, Reproducible Research, Precision Medicine, Biostatistics, Cancer, Bioconductor, Genomics, Promoting women and girls in STEM, K-12 school out reach
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Professor – Mathematics and Statistics Utah State University
City Logan UT United States

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  • R-Packages: randomForest
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Biomedical Informaticist

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  • Interests: health data analytics, cancer informatics, infectious disease informatics
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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City Nashville TN United States Website: Meetup Website: Personal Website

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  • R-Groups: R-Ladies Nashville co-founder
  • Interests: biostatistics, reproducible research, propensity score analyses
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Senior Researcher SRI InternationalCenter for Technology in Learning

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  • Interests: Science Education, Data Visualization, Games for Learning, Learning Analytics, Collaborative Learning
  • Contact method: Twitter
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PhD Candidate, Research Assistant University of WashingtonPolitical Science
City Seattle WA United States

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  • Interests: race, gender, inequality, politics, activism
  • Contact Method: LinkedIn
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Informatics Analyst Genentech
City San Francisco CA United States Website: Personal website Website: GitHub

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  • R-Groups: teach R as a TA for our department’s statistics course, talks on dataviz and R in local IEEE chapter events
  • Interests: reproducible research, gait, wearables, accelerometers, older adults, mobility, data science, natural language processing, clinical informatics, machine learning, artificial intelligence
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Quantitative UX Researcher Facebook

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  • Interests: linguistics, cognitive science, auditory and spoken language perception, experimental design, applied statistics, mixed effect / hierarchical models, experimental design
  • Contact Method: LinkedIn
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City Atlanta GA United States Website: Personal Website

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  • Interests: statistics, illustration, R Markdown
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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Lead/Manager Data Scientist – Mentor – Founder of R-Ladies
City San Francisco United States Website: Personal website Website: GitHub

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  • R-Groups: Founder of R-Ladies
  • Interests: R, statistics, machine learning, open source, community, mentorship, epidemiology.
  • Contact method: Twitter, LinkedIn
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Senior Technical Data Analyst GoFundMeData Insights

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  • Interests: Statistical data analysis, Forecasting, Machine Learning
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Financial Economist Federal Reserve Bank of MinneapolisSupervision & Regulation

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City Chicago IL United States Website: GitHub

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  • R-Packages: dobtools
  • Interests: Network analyses, clustering, reproducible research
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Assistant Professor of Teaching University of California IrvineStatistics
City Irvine CA United States

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  • R-Groups: R-Ladies Sarasota co-founder
  • Interests: statistics education, data science education, Bayesian education, missing data
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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Associate Professor – Mathematics and Statistics California State University, Chico
City Chico CA United States Website: GitHub Website: Personal website

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Principal Data Scientist Cogito Corp.
City Boston MA United States
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Data Scientist Simple
City Hartford Connecticut United States Website: Personal Website Website: GitHub

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Graduate Research Assistant University of WashingtonSchool of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences
City Seattle WA United States Website: GitHub

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City Exeter NH United States

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  • Interests: open data, open educational resources
  • Contact Method: LinkedIn
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PhD Student – Odum School of Ecology University of Georgia
City Athens GA United States Website: GitHub

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  • Interests: Open data, spatial, disease ecology
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Assistant Professor – Marketing Drexel University

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  • R-Packages: Author of R for Marketing Research and Analytics along with Chris Chapman
    Original architect for bytd (but no longer involved in maintaining)
    Currently developing a DataCamp course in R for Choice Modeling
  • Interests: Marketing Analytics, Design of Experiments, Advertising Response Modeling, Hierarchical Bayes, Choice Modeling/Conjoint Analysis
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Fisheries Biologist – Alaska Fisheries Science Center Contractor for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
City Seattle WA United States Website: GitHub

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  • R-Packages: I developed a package called FastrCAT, which creates a data pipeline and generates reports/ plots for oceanographic data we collect
  • Interests: Open Data Science, data visualization, building cool functions
  • Contact method: Twitter
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  • Interests: Biostatistics
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Postdoc fellow Columbia UniversityEarth Institute

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  • Interests: Open data, infectious disease modeling and data analysis
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Associate Developer BiogenScientific Computing
City Boston MA United States

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  • Interests: Genetics, Data accessibility/democratization, Data literacy, Documentation, Shiny
  • Contact method: Twitter
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City Irvine CA United States Website: GitHub

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  • Interests: Data Science, Linguistics
  • Contact method: LinkedIn
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Director, Assistant Research Scientist Illinois Natural History SurveyForbes Biological Station
City Havana IL United States Website: Personal website Website: GitHub

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  • RGroups: Co-organizer R-Ladies Remote
  • RPackages: refsplitr
  • Interests: ornithology, wetland ecology, open data, accessible science, migration ecology, structured decision making
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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Data Scientist iSpot.tvData Science
City Austin and Seattle TX and WA United States

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  • Interests: experimentation, data science, user experience design (UX)
  • Contact Method: LinkedIn
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QA and Support Lead RStudio, Inc.
City Columbus OH United States Website: GitHub

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  • Interests: R for business, web data acquisition, tidy data, tidy text, Shiny, software engineering, debugging and profiling R code
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Data Science Analyst – Dynamic Science Labs Infor
City Natick BA United States Website: Personal R work

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  • R-Groups: R-Ladies Boston, R-Ladies Global (online), Boston useR
  • R-Packages: meetupr
  • Interests: Data Science, Analytics, Testing
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Undergraduate Researcher – Ecology & Evolutionary Biology Yale University

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Senior Quantitative Data Analyst PandoraFinance
City Oakland CA United States

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  • Interests: data science, questioning, analysis, visualization, human genetics, user behavior
  • Contact Method: LinkedIn
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VP of LX Design, Adjunct Professor iDesign, University of Missouri
City Columbia MO United States Website: GitHub

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  • Interests: business analytics, Intuitive graphing for decision making, reproducible research, epistemic network analysis, working with APIs, education, instructional design, learning outcomes, online learning design
  • Contact Method: Twitter, LinkedIn
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Postdoctoral Researcher University of California Los AngelesEcology and Evolutionary Biology

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  • R-Groups: former contributor to R-Ladies Montpellier (France)
  • Interests: disease ecology, statistical method development
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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City Miami FL United States Website: GitHub

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City Lincoln NE United States

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  • Interests: quantitative methods in the social sciences; aging and the life course; health disparities; Latina/o/x health and aging; neighborhoods; biodemography
  • Contact Method: Twitter
  • Using R to teach undergraduate social statistics
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Senior Associate ORC InternationalResearch Sciences

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  • Interests: clustering, network graphing, market research, open data, feminist research methods
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Statistical Analyst, Research Assistant, Graduate Student Missouri State UniversityRStats Institute
City Springfield Missouri United States Website: Professional Website Website: Personal Website

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  • Interests: Social Science, Clinical Psychology, Research Methodology, Statistics, Reproducible Analysis, RStudio, JASP, SPSS
  • Contact method: Personal website
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Data Scientist/Team Lead Elevate LabesData Science
City San Diego CA United States

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Programmer Analyst III Stowers InstituteComputational Biology

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  • Interests: bioinformatics, data visualization
  • Contact methodTwitter
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Sr. Marketing Analyst – Marketing Debevoise & Plimpton LLPMA Communications/Cultural Studies
City Woodside NY United States

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  • Interests: Open Data, Social Media Analysis, Visualization, Data for Good
  • Contact method: LinkedIn
  • Mid-life career changer, data hobbyist to professional.
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Senior Marketing Analyst – Marketing Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
City New York NY United States

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  • Interests: Open Data, Bias in AI, Data Visualization
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Director of Data Analytics and Reporting Covenant House International
City New York NY United States

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  • Interests: Non-Profit Organizations, Data visualization, Reporting, Statistical methods
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Associate Director Uncommon SchoolsData Analytics
City New York NY United States Website: Personal Site

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Data Analyst and Visualization Specialist UVA Curry

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  • Interests: Data visualization, data cleaning
  • Contact method: Twitter
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PhD Candidate, Biostatistics Vanderbilt University
City Nashville TN United States

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  • Interests: Diffusion MRI, model selection, Likelihood paradigm, cats
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Research Biostatistician Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer CenterBiostatistics
City New York NY United States Website: GitHub

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  • R-Packages: gtsummary, Nebula, gnomeR
  • Interests: statistical genetics; computational oncology; R package development
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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MSc Candidate – Plant Science

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  • Interests: Data Science, Risk Analysis
  • Contact method: Twitter
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  • R-Packages: ergm_harris is the package that contains the data to go with my book, An Introduction to Exponential Random Graph Modeling
  • Interests: reproducible research
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Postdoctoral Scholar University of California DavisNeurobiology, Physiology and Behavior
City Davis CA United States Website: Personal Website Website: GitHub

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  • R-Groups: The Carpentries-es
  • R-Packages: datos
  • Interests: neurogenomics, open science, reproducible research, lesson translation, community engagement, science communication
  • I use R for all my scientific research. I’m highly involved with The Carpentries and am a maintainer of the “R para Análisis Científicos Reproducibles” lesson https://swcarpentry.github.io/r-novice-gapminder-es/. I live in the USA, but I know a lot of people in the R-Ladies Buenos Aires group.
  • Contact Method: GitHub, Instagram, Twitter
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HRIS & Data Manager
City Cary NC United States

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  • Interests: HRIS Manager, Data Manager, Business Consultant
  • Contact Method: LinkedIn
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Data Scientist – Plant Conservation Division San Diego Zoo Global & Center For Plant Conservation
City San Diego CA United States

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  • Interests: Open Data, Reproducible Research, Statistics, Geospatial Analysis, Web Development
  • Contact method: LinkedIn
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Assistant Professor – Biostatistics Johns Hopkins

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  • R-Packages: quantro, qsmooth, methylCC
  • Interests: Statistics, Data science, Genomics
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Professor – Pediatrics Oregon Health & Science UniversityCenter for Spoken Language Understanding
City Portland OR United States Website: Personal website

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  • R-Packages: blogdown
  • Interests: Statistics
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Advanced Analytics Consultant OptumHealthcare Economics

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  • Interests: statistical computing, research, model building
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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Associate Professor – Mathematics and Statistics University of Houston – Downtown
City Houston TX United States

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  • R-Packages: RcmdrPlugin.epack
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Postdoctoral Fellow Johns Hopkins UniversityEarth and Planetary Sciences
City Baltimore MD United States Website: GitHub

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  • Interests: Ecology, genetics/bioinformatics, modeling, data science, sustainability, science outreach
  • Contact method: Twitter
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City Ames IA United States Website: GitHub

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  • Interests: Data Visualization, Multivariate Categorical Data Analysis, Statistical Computing, Exploratory Data Analysis, Interactive Statistical Graphics.
  • Contact method: Twitter
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City Stanford CA United States Website: GitHub Website: Academic website

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  • Interests: multivariate data, visualization, reproducible research, microbial ecology, unsupervised learning, genomics
  • Contact method: Twitter
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MS Candidate, Consumer Insights Manager Southern Methodist University
City Plano TX United States Website: GitHub

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  • Interests: data for good, marketing, open data, statistics
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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Senior Postdoctoral Fellow University of WashingtonPsychiatry and Behavioral Science
City Seattle WA United States Website: Personal Website

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  • Interests: statistics/analysis, visualizations
  • Contact method: Personal Website
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Data Scientist Web.com
City Austin TX United States Website: Blog Website: GitHub

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  • Interests: Statistics, Machine Learning, Reproducibility
  • Contact method: Twitter
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University Kassel CESR
City San Diego CA United States

Biographical Info

  • Interests: Open Data, Spatial Patterns, Environmental Data
  • Contact method: Twitter
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City Richmond VA United States Website: Personal Website

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Senior Director, Data Science Randstad Sourceright
City Houston TX United States Website: CIO Website: SourceCon

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  • Interests: machine learning, data science, hr tech, data visualization
  • Contact method: Twitter
  • I use R to develop solutions to problems in HR and talent analytics.  I gave a keynote address on an introduction to machine learning and some applications in recruiting at the sourcing conference, SourceCon in March 2017.
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  • Interests: geospatial, spatial
  • Contact Method: LinkedIn
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Assistant Professor – Biology Smith College

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Evaluation and Research Associate Science Museum of MinnesotaEvaluation and Research in Learning

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  • Interests: Statistics, science, big data, AI, machine learning, data visualization, education, evaluation, research
  • Contact method: LinkedIn
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City Saint Louis MO United States Website: GitHub

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  • Interests: Public Health Research, Applied Evaluation, Crafty Stats
  • Contact method: Twitter
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PhD Candidate – Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Cornell University
City Ithaca NY United States Website: Personal website

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Research and Data Analyst Cabrillo CollegePlanning and Research Office
City San Jose CA United States

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  • R-Groups: local at a nearby community college
  • Interests: R Markdown, R shiny, statistics, open-source software, data analysis
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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  • Interests: Education research, causal inference/econometrics
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Data Analyst – Center for Collegiate Mental Health Penn State

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Postdoctoral Research Fellow Stanford UniversityStatisticis
City Moutain View CA United States Website: GitHub

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  • R-Packages: bootLong, BARBI, ESPA, SPBBspatial
  • Interests: mathematical statistics, computational statistics, reproducible research, open-source software
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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Graduate Assistant – Statistics Iowa State University
City Ames IA United States Website: GitHub

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  • Interests: Data Viz
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City El Sobrante CA United States Website: GitHub

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  • Interests: Statistics, Data Science, Machine Learning
  • Contact method: Twitter
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City Ithaca NY United States

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Graduate Research Assistant – Statistics Iowa State University
City Ames IA United States Website: GitHub

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  • R-Groups: Davis R-Users Group former coordinator
  • R-Packages: fishtrackr, sizer, DWR_package (all on github)
  • Interests: Data visualization, ecological modeling, movement analysis
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Deputy Director of Assessment Data Carpentry
City Orlando FL United States Website: GitHub

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Senior Researcher and Psychometrician PearsonVUE
City Chicago IL United States Website: Personal website

Biographical Info

  • Interests: Assessment validity, Text mining, Learning analytics, Differential Item Functioning
  • Contact method: Personal website
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City Chicago IL United States Website: GitHub Website: Personal website

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  • Interests: data journalism, investigative reporting, data analysis, open data, documentation, reproducible research
  • Contact method: Twitter
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PhD Candidate University of Wisconsin-MadisonPopulation Health Sciences
City Madison WI United States Website: Personal Website

Biographical Info

  • Interests: spatial epidemiology, statistics, spatial data science
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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PhD Candidate, Department of Statistics Iowa State University
City Ames IA United States Website: Personal website Website: GitHub

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  • Interests: Statistical Learning, Computational Statistics, Mathematical Statistics, Spatial Resampling, Exploratory Data Analysis and Interactive Statistical Graphics, Reproducible Research
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Assistant Professor George Washington UniversityBiological Sciences
City Washington DC United States Website: Personal Website Website: GitHub

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  • Interests: I study the structure and function of animals with an emphasis on quantifying how animals move between aquatic and terrestrial environments, escape from predators, and eat food. Big fan of data visualization, fishes, amphibians, fossils, burritos, and coding in R!
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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Postdoctoral Researcher University of FloridaAgronomy
City Gainsville FL United States Website: GitHub Website: ResearchGate

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  • R-Groups: R-Ladies Gainsville member
  • Interests: disease ecology, invasion biology, statistics, reproducible research, teaching R
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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City Pasadena CA United States Website: GitHub

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  • R-Packages: Kmisc
  • Interests: Statistics, Reproducible Research, Political Science, Elections, Campaign Finance, Voter Registration Databases
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Data Scientist, Adjunct Faculty Member Uptake, Depaul University
City Chicago IL United States Website: Personal Website

Biographical Info

  • Interests: Modeling mechanical failure, data science in nonprofits, ethics of data science
  • Contact method: Personal website
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Postdoctoral Associate – Wildlife Ecology and Conservation University of Florida

Biographical Info

  • Interests: Statistics, databases, reproducible research, teaching, macro-ecology, coupled natural-human systems, patterns/causality
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Assistant Professor University of BuffaloCommunicative Disorder & Sciences
City Buffalo NY United States Website: Personal website

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  • R-Groups: R-Ladies London Ontario (Formerly)
  • Interests: Speech disorders, speech acoustics, neurodegenerative disease, speech communication technologies
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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Bioinformatics Specialist – K-INBRE University of Kansas
City Kansas City KS United States Website: GitHub

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  • Interests: bioinformatics, genomics, open data, data munging, reproducible research
  • Contact method: Twitter
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  • Interests: Data analysis, epidemiology, infectious disease spread
  • Contact method: LinkedIn
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Data Scientist – Strategic Initiatives Metro Transit

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Senior Scientist NVIDIAGenomics

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City Huntsville AL United States Website: Personal Website Website: GitHub

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  • RPackages: ProliferativeIndex
  • Interests: genetics, genomics, machine learning, big data, complex diseases, science communication, STEM education, open data, open science
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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Freelance writer/data scientist Freelance
City Portland OR United States Website: Blog

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  • Interests: Especially interested in survey data and data visualization
  • Contact method: Twitter
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City New York NY United States

Biographical Info

  • Interests: Social and Personality Psychology, Quantitative Psychology, Experimental Psychology, Psychometrics, Research Methods
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PhD Student Oregon Health & Science UniversityCenter for Spoken Language Understanding
City Portland OR United States

Biographical Info

  • Interests: natural language processing
  • Contact method: LinkedIn
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Graduate Research Assistant American UniversitySchool of Public Affairs

Biographical Info

  • Interests: radicalization, extremism, political violence, social media mining, text analysis, statistical analysis
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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Chief Machine Learning Scientist H2O.ai
City Oakland CA United States Website: GitHub Website: Academic Website

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  • R-Packages: h2o, rsparkling, h2oEnsemble, cvAUC, SuperLearner, subsemble, casecontorlSL, Metrics, rHealthDataGov, meetupr
  • Interests: Open Data, Machine Learning, Distributed Computing, Biostatistics.
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Data Science Associate – Data Science and Analytics QuestBridge
City Palo Alto CA United States

Biographical Info

  • Interests: Analytics, Unsupervised Learning, User-Facing Development
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City Austin TX United States

Biographical Info

  • Interests: Open Data, Data for Good
  • Contact method: LinkedIn
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Professor – Math, Statistics, and Computer Science Macalester College
City St. Paul MN United States

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GIS Specialist & Data Scientist AECOM
City Wilmington DE United States Website: GitHub

Biographical Info

  • R-Groups: Member of R-Ladies Philly
  • Interests: open data science, reproducible research, geo-spatial data & analysis, archaeology, heritage management, agent based modeling, machine learning
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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City Anchorage AK United States

Biographical Info

  • Interests: biology, open data, science outreach, education, communication
  • Contact method: Twitter
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PhD Candidate – Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Cornell University
City Ithaca NY United States
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City St. Louis MO United States

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  • R-Groups: R-Ladies St. Louis
  • Interests: Data Management, Education Research, Reproducible Research
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Application Developer/Adjoint Professor Vanderbilt UniversityVanderbilt Institute for Clinical and Translational Research
City Nashville TN United States

Biographical Info

  • Interests: Shiny, REDCap with Shiny apps
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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Post-doctoral scholar – Computation Institute University of Chicago
City Chicago IL United States Website: GitHub Website: Personal website

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Research Fellow – Economics Center for Spatial Data Science
City Chicago IL United States Website: GitHub

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  • R-Groups: Founder of R-Ladies Chicago
  • Interests: I work for Luc Anselin at the Center for Spatial Data Science on campus.
  • Contact method: Twitter
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City San Francisco CA United States Website: GitHub Website: Personal Website

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  • R-Packages: mcmc-infectious-disease-epi, GenBank, EpiGenR
  • Interests: mathematical modeling, machine learning, statistical inference, healthcare data science, infectious disease transmission modeling, bioinformatics, phylogenetics, epidemiology, teaching data science for under-represented groups, specializes in bioinformatics
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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Postdoctoral Scholar University of Nevada RenoGreat Basin Center for Geothermal Energy
City Reno NV United States

Biographical Info

  • Interests: Geostatistics, characterizing heat and fluid flow in geothermal systems
  • Contact method: Twitter
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PhD Candidate University of PennsylvaniaSociology

Biographical Info

  • Interests: statistics, predictive analysis, survey data analysis, text mining
  • Contact method: LinkedIn
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PhD Student University of GeorgiaRomance Languages
City Athens GA United States

Biographical Info

  • R-Groups: R-Ladies Athens Founder
  • Interests: Romance linguistics
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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Marine Data Scientist University of California at Santa BarbaraNational Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis
City Santa Barbara CA United States Website: GitHub

Biographical Info

  • Interests: open science, data science, marine science, environmental science, being outdoors, hiking, sewing, cooking, building communities
  • Contact method: Twitter
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City Washington DC Washington DC United States

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  • Interests: Statistic, marketing research
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Postdoctoral Research Fellow – Biostatistics Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
City Boston MA United States Website: GitHub

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  • R-Packages: EZtune
  • Interests: Genomics, big data, statistical programming
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Student – Economics, Biology University of Chicago
City Chicago IL United States

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  • Interests: Economics, Finance, Social enterprises, Healthcare
  • Exploring data science for social good
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Grad Student/Sr. Analyst/Datanaut Notre Dame/Yahoo/NASAMS in Business Analytics
City Chicago IL United States

Biographical Info

  • Interests: Data viz, data exploration, data stewardship
  • Contact method: LinkedIn
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Research Scientist – Biocomplexity Institute & Initiative University of Virginia
City Reston VA United States

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Senior Computational Social Sciences Specialist Northwestern UniversityResearch Computing
City Evanston IL United States Website: GitHub

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  • Interests: Teaching R, databases, visualization, R Markdown, data science, reproducible research, natural language processing
  • Contact method: GitHub
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Senior Director of Client Analytics KeyBankEnterprise Business Analytics
City Cleveland OH United States

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  • Interests: statistics, client/product analytics, predictive modeling, model risk, consumer and commercial banking
  • Contact Method: Twitter, LinkedIn
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Research Assistant – Bioinformatics Iowa State University
City Ames IA United States

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  • Interests: Big data
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  • Interests: Bayesian statistics, genetics and causal inference
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Post Doc – Molecular and Cell Biology UC Berkeley
City Berkeley CA United States Website: Personal website Website: GitHub

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  • Interests: Genomics, Evolution, Data, Cats
  • Contact method: Twitter
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City Washington DC United States Website: GitHub Website: Medium

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  • Interests: healthcare, open data
  • Contact Method: LinkedIn
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Masters Student Colorado State UniversityCivil and Environmental Engineering
City Fort Collins CO United States Website: GitHub

Biographical Info

  • Interests: groundwater, surface Water, GIS, machine learning, pollution prevention
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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Assistant Professor of Statistics Reed College

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  • R-Packages: mase
  • Interests: Statistics Education, Survey Methodology, Machine Learning
  • Contact method: Personal website
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Post-doctoral researcher – TIMES University of Houston
City Houston TX United States Website: Personal website

Biographical Info

  • Interests: Intervention research, item-level analysis, measure development, explanatory IRT models, crossed random-effects models, hierarchical linear modeling, quantile regression, bilingual readers, reading acquisition, reading development, reading disorders, reading comprehension
  • Contact method: Personal website
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Postdoctoral Research Associate Los Alamos National LaboratoryStatistical Sciences Group
City Santa Fe NM United States Website: Personal Site

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  • Interests: data privacy, uncertainty quantification, Bayesian statistics, HPC, reliability of computing (hardware)
  • Contact Method: Personal Website
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Associate Professor – Mathematics Husson University
City Bangor ME United States

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  • Interests: Food systems and food insecurity
  • Contact method: LinkedIn
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Visiting Assistant Professor of Statistical & Data Sciences Smith CollegeMassMutual Faculty Fellow
City Northampton MA United States Website: GitHub Website: Personal website

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  • Interests: data visualization, citizen science
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Data Scientist
City Chicago IL United States

Biographical Info

  • Interests: Experimental design, data quality, reproducible research, mediation analysis, risk assessment
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Graduate Student Researcher – Architecture, Civil & Environmental Engineering University of California, Berkeley
City Oakland CA United States Website: GitHub Website: Lab website

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  • R-Groups: Women Who CodePyLadies Oakland meetup co-organizer (while the Oakland Women Who Code and PyLadies meetup is overall python-focused, we also welcome and /or *are*  R users!)
  • Interests: reproducible research, energy management, HVAC engineering, air quality, data analysis and visualization
  • Contact method: Lab website
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PhD Candidate Florida State UniversitySociology
City Denver CO United States Website: Personal Website Website: Blog Website: GitHub Website: OSF

Biographical Info

  • R-Packages: I created LCA2xl, which I shared on GitHub (https://github.com/istellar/LCA2xl). It extracts Latent Class Analysis results from Mplus with R and then parses out relevant functions and creates formatted data frames. The function also allows the user to export their results to Excel.
  • Interests: demography, sociology
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Assistant Professor – Public Health Oregon Health & Science University
City Portland OR United States Website: Personal website Website: GitHub

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  • R-Groups: Cascadia R Conference co-organizer
  • R-Packages: DSIExplore, emrselect
  • Interests: biostatistics, genetic/genomic/omics analysis, prediction and classification, Shiny apps, data visualization, open data, reproducible research, teaching R and statistics
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Postdoctoral Fellow – Biology University of New Mexico

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  • Interests: Plant ecology and evolution, data analysis and visualization
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Data Analyst CARFAXData Services
City Manassas VA United States

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PhD Candidate Cornell UniversityEnvironmental Engineering
City Ithaca NY United States Website: Personal Website

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PhD Candidate Cornell UniversityEnvironmental Engineering
City Ithaca NY United States

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  • Interests: Statistics, sustainability
  • Contact method: LinkedIn
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Director, Data Systems & Analysis Teaching Trust
City Dallas TX United States

Biographical Info

  • Interests: all the datas: analysis, science, visualization, etc.; project management; growing the R community
  • Contact method: Twitter
  • I love to educate and empower others to learn R and data analysis and visualization in order to transition their careers, and I truly believe that non-profits are a great starting point for many people relatively new to data. I’m currently planning an online learning community centered around helping others learn R – as well as data analysis and visualization – using Hadley Wickham’s “R for Data Science” text. I plan to take the learnings from this to grow and expand the opportunity in the coming years!
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Postdoctoral Research Associate – Department of Mathematics University of Tennessee Knoxville
City Knoxville TN United States

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  • R-Packages: BayesTDA
  • Interests: Data Science
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PhD Candidate, Operations Analyst Vanderbuilt University, Virtual Inc.Biostatistics
City Nashville TN United States

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  • Interests: longitudinal data analysis, data literacy for all, open science
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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Research Scientist and PhD Student – Biostatistics and Public Health Genetics University of Washington
City Seattle WA United States Website: Personal website

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  • R-Packages: GWASTools, impplotr
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Assistant Professor – Oceanography University of Hawai’i at Mānoa
City Honolulu HI United States Website: Personal website

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PhD Student – Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Cornell University
City Ithaca NY United States
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Senior Data Scientist FM GlobalAdvanced Analytics

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City Baltimore MD United States

Biographical Info

  • Interests: Engaging high school students in bioinformatics
  • Contact method: Twitter
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  • Interests: Statistics, API, Open Data, Data Visualization, Data Journalism
  • Contact method: Facebook
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Solutions Engineer RStudio

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  • R-Groups: R-Ladies Washington DC co-organizer
  • Interests: data science, cloud computing, DevOps
  • Contact method: Twitter
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  • Interests: data science, statistics, data visualization, data intuition
  • Contact method: Personal website
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Assistant Professor/Visiting Scientist Jagiellonian University/University of California BerkeleyInstitute of Geography and Spatial Management/Department of Environmental Science, Policy & Management
City Berkeley CA United States

Biographical Info

  • Interests: remote sensing, big EO data, multi-scale and multi-dimensional spatial analysis, programming and modelling, machine learning, land system science, biodiversity, conservation, mountainous and polar regions
  • Contact method: Twitter
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  • Interests: Biostatistics and bioinformatics
  • Contact method: LinkedIn
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Postdoctoral Researcher UC BerkeleyStatistics & ESPM
City Berkeley CA United States Website: Personal website

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  • R-Packages: nimble (part of the core team)
  • Interests: Statistical methodology, Bayesian nonparametrics, Computational Statistics, Data Visualization
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Senior Digital & Social Media Marketing Specialist – Marketing and Communications AIG
City New York NY United States

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Head of DAta and Integrations Orchard Platform
City Atlanta GA United States

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  • Interests: statistics, open source, climate research, reproducible research, fintech, running, hiking, sewing, knitting, dogs
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City Urbana IL United States Website: Personal website

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  • Interests: Spatial data analyses, statistics, animal behavior, habitat use, machine learning
  • Contact method: Twitter, Personal website
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City San Francisco United States Website: GitHub

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City Rexburg ID United States

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Bioinformatics Scientist I The Children’s Hospital of PhiladelphiaBiomedical and Health Informatics
City Hamilton NJ United States Website: Personal Website

Biographical Info

  • R-Packages: I created an R package called ggQuickPlotR (https://github.com/visionRs/ggQuickPlotR). This an open source GUI to generate plots using ggplot2 RShiny web app. Generates ggplot2 plots as well as interactive plots (using plotly) and provides user with the code to generate plots.
    Allows user to plot by uploading data or using data present in the environment
  • Interests: genomics, transcriptomics, statistical analysis, machine learning, contributing to open source projects
  • Contact Method: LinkedIn
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Consultant
City La Jolla CA United States

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  • R-Groups: Co-organizer R-Ladies San Diego
  • Interests: mission driven finance, economic sustainability, coffee sustainability, consumer finance
  • Contact Method: LinkedIn
  • Additional Comments: Programing languages (SAS, SQL, R) have always been a means to the end. It’s about the data, what it is, how it’s used, and most important, how it helps people. I used to help companies with my data skills, now I want to help the most disadvantaged.
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Research Biometrician – Forest Biometrics Rayonier, Inc.

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  • Interests: Statistics, big data, parallel processing, refactoring and code optimization
  • Contact method: LinkedIn
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Grad Student & Teaching Assistant University of Chicago
City Chicago IL United States Website: GitHub

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  • Interests: Open data, data science for social good, criminal justice
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Statistician University of IdahoCollege of Agriculture and Life Sciences
City Moscow ID United States Website: GitHub

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  • Interests: agriculture statistics, genetics, spatial statistics for field experiments
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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City San Francisco CA United States Website: GitHub Website: Personal website

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  • R-Groups: R-Ladies San Francisco member (former chapters: R-Ladies San Diego founder, R-Ladies Paris co-founder)
  • Interests: language, phonetics, open science
  • Contact method: Twitter
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  • Interests: statistics education, applied data analysis, data visualization, reproducible analysis
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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Assistant Professor of Statistics Williams CollegeMathematics and Statistics

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  • R-Packages: Microbiome Regression-Based Kernel Test (MiRKAT)
  • Interests: biostatistics, statistics, reproducible research
  • Contact Method: LinkedIn
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City Davis CA United States Website: Personal website

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  • Interests: NLP/NLU, signal processing, data mining, ML
  • Contact method: LinkedIn
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Data Scientist

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  • Interests: public health, baseball, data visualization, open data, health disparities
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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PhD student – Agronomy Iowa State University
City Ames IA United States Website: GitHub
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Statistical Programmer – Internal Medicine University of Michigan Medical School
City Ann Arbor MI United States

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Associate Professor James Madison UniversityIntegrated Science & Technology
City Harrisburg Virginia United States Website: Personal Website

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  • Interests: Production/Operations Management; Data Science, Predictive Analytics, Simulation & Modeling in R; Intelligent Systems & Machine Learning with R; Management & Cybersecurity of Industrial Cyber-Physical Systems; Product Design & Materials Selection; Human-Computer Interaction/ Human Centered Design/ Human Factors & Ergonomics
  • Contact method: Twitter
  • I introduce about 200 students each year (most without a strong math background) to stats and data science with R using my books and 7-Step method (http://amzn.to/2xXi9s0 and http://amzn.to/2yL0OSB). I also teach machine learning in R to about 50 students each year, and spend about half of my week working with students on their applied analytical projects.
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Data Scientist, Sr. – Data Science TIBCO Software Inc.

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  • R-Groups: Data Visualization meetup that often explores shiny , flex dashboards
  • Interests: Data Visualization and dashboards, Viz for social good, Retail analytics, Geo analytics, Data Science
  • Contact method: Twitter, LinkedIn
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Senior Research Associate Michigan State University
City East Lansing MI United States Website: Personal Website Website: GitHub Website: Goodreads

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  • R-Groups: R-Ladies East Lansing Co-Organizer
  • Interests: data science, data analysis & visualization for biology & healthcare, opensource software & reproducible research (general + for biology), R for evolutionary biology/genomics/general biology
  • Contact method: Twitter
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PhD Fellow Purdue UniversityForestry & Natural Resources
City Lafayette IN United States

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  • Interests: Statistics, modeling, regressions, randomization, raster, and general analysis
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Visiting Teaching Assistant Professor – Korbel School of International Studies University of Denver
City Denver CO United States Website: Personal website

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  • R-Packages: Working on a “reveal” package for Xaringan, (with coauthors). Under development!  It helps display code line by line with output. Used here and here.
  • Interests: teaching stats, communicating uncertainty, international relations
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Postdoctoral Researcher – School of Medicine Indiana UniversityNeuroscience

Biographical Info

  • Interests: Neuroimaging, Genomics, Biostatistics, Visualization, Machine Learning
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Developer Advocate Kaggle

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  • Interests: Open Data, Community Advocacy, Reproducible Analysis, Online Communities, Machine Learning, Data Visualization, Natural Language Data
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Senior Data Scientist Genentech

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  • R-Group: R-Ladies NYC organizing team
  • Contact method: Twitter
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City Madison WI United States

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Graduate Research Associate Arizona State UniversityGeography
City Tempe AZ United States Website: GitHub

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  • Interests: data science, machine learning, statistics, GIS
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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Graduate Teaching Assistant University of FloridaBiology

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  • R-Packages: Hierarchical Modelling of Species Communities (HMSC), metaco2, rladiesgnv
  • R-Groups: Co-Organizer R-Ladies Gainsville
  • Interests: community ecology, ecology, reproducible research, open data
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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Graduate Student – Statistics Iowa State University
City Ames IA United States Website: GitHub

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  • Interests: Statistical Visualization, Reproducible Research, Bioinformatics
  • Contact method: GitHub
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City Oakland CA United States

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  • R-Packages: I build internal packages and applications for my company.
  • Interests: marine mammal rescue and rehab
  • Contact Method: LinkedIn
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Postdoctoral Researcher North Carolina State UniversityAgricultural and Biological Engineering
City Durham NC 27701 United States Website: Personal Website Website: GitHub

Biographical Info

  • R-Packages: datapie (contributor)
  • R-Groups: Communications Team R-Ladies Global, Co-Organizer R-Ladies RTP
  • Interests: water resources management, biogeochemistry, climate change risk assessment, reproducible and open research, science communication
  • Contact Method: LinkedIn, Twitter
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Research Assistant – Center for Spoken Language Understanding Oregon Health & Science University
City Portland OR United States

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  • Interests: Natural Language Processing
  • Contact method: LinkedIn
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Postdoctoral Researcher – School of Natural Sciences University of California Merced
City Merced CA United States Website: GitHub

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Postdoctoral Researcher Rio de Janeiro Botanical GardenNúcleo de Computação Científica e Geoprocessamento
City Merced CA United States Website: GitHub

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  • R-Groups: Co-organizer R-Ladies Rio de Janeiro
  • Interests: open data, reproducible research, R for biology
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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City Seattle WA United States

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  • Interests: Survival Analysis, Longitudinal Analysis, Spatial and Environmental Statistics, Clinical Trial Design and Analysis
  • Contact method: LinkedIn
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Data Scientist
City Fremont CA United States

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  • R-Gropus: member R4DS online learning community
  • Interests: open data, statistics, machine learning
  • Contact Method: LinkedIn
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Senior Data Analyst University of ArizonaUniversity Analytics & Institutional Research
City Tuscon AZ United States Website: Personal Website

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  • Interests: data visualization, operations research, data science, machine learning, teaching & education
  • Contact Method: Twitter, LinkedIn
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Masters Candidate (graduating with MS in December 2020) University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC)
City Chicago IL United States Website: Personal website

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  • Interests: Statistics, Predictive Modelling, Business Optimization, Finance, Risk Management, Data Visualization, Machine Learning
  • Contact method: LinkedIn
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Graduate Assistant – Geography University of Georgia
City Athens GA United States Website: Personal blog Website: Portfolio Website: GitHub

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  • Interests: Data science, Data visualization, GIS, public health, instructional design
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Student – Statistical & Data Sciences Smith College
City Portland ME United States Website: GitHub

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Applied Statistician
City Philadelphia PA United States Website: Personal website Website: GitHub Website: Google Scholar

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  • Interests: statistics, stochastic models
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Data analyst/developer Datachips, Inc.
City New York NY United States Website: Personal website

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  • Interests: Data visualization, dashboards, demographic data, public health data
  • Contact method: Twitter
  • I like to incorporate R in my hobbies such as crochet and perler beads, often by creating pixel art with ggplot2.
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PhD Candidate UC BerkeleyEnvironmental Science Policy & Managment
City Berkeley CA United States Website: Personal Website Website: GitHub

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  • Interests: open science, reproducible research, spatial statistics, biostatistics, data science, development, teaching
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  • Interest: biostatistics, comparing R package results to other commonly-used programs, Shiny apps, sensible visualizations, forensic statistics
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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City Newark NJ United States Website: GitHub

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  • Interests: use of data for social good, data science in education, open data, statistics
  • Contact method: LinkedIn
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City Chicago IL United States

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  • Interests: statistics
  • Contact method: LinkedIn
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PhD Student – Statistics Iowa State University
City Ames IA United States Website: GitHub

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  • Interests: Reliability Analysis, Time Series Analysis, Machine Learning
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City Buffalo NY United States Website: GitHub

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City Salt Lake City UT United States Website: Personal website Website: GitHub

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  • Interests: data science, text mining, reproducible analysis, data visualization
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Graduate Student – Communication Sciences & Disorders Northwestern University
City Evanston IL United States Website: GitHub

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  • R-Groups: R-Ladies Chicago
  • Interests: Cognitive Science, Linguistics, Hearing Loss, Education, Open Data, Data Visualization
  • Contact method: Twitter
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City Houston TX United States

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Masters Student and Co-owner STI Global
City Houston TX United States

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City Columbus OH United States

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  • Interests: big data, data analytics, machine learning, data science
  • Contact Method: LinkedIn
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Postdoctoral Research Associate University of North TexasPsychology
City Denton TX United States Website: Personal Website

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  • Interests: sleep health, health psychology, longitudinal data analyses (e.g., multilevel modeling, structural equation modeling, time-varying effect modeling), data visualization
  • Contact method: Twitter
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PhD Candidate – Statistics Northwestern University

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  • R-Groups: R-Ladies Chicago
  • Interests: Record Linkage; Network Inferences
  • Contact method: Twitter
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Visiting Assistant Professor of Data Science – Mathematics and Computer Science Davidson College
City Davidson NC United States Website: GitHub

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  • Interests: Statistics, Data Visualization, Data Literacy, Eliminating Bias in Data Science
  • Contact method: LinkedIn
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Graduate Student UNC Chapel HillDepartment of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, UNC Chapel Hill School of Medicine
City Raleigh NC United States

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  • Interests: computational cancer genomics, health disparities,  statistics, big data, modeling
  • Contact Method: Twitter
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City Urbana IL United States

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  • Interests: Statistics, simulation modeling
  • Contact method: Twitter
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  • R-Groups: I’ve helped organize and deliver R-based workshops in different countries, generally focused on bioacoustics.
  • R-Packages: warbleR – second author
  • Interests: Broad interests in biology: bioacoustics, genomics, epigenetics, vocal learning as a model for social learning, rapid adaptation to human-induced environmental change; Bridging scientific research between the U.S. and countries traditionally underrepresented in science; Using R as a tool to increase the participation of women and underrepresented minorities in science
  • Contact Method: Personal Website
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Data Scientist SchoolStatusResearch

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  • Interests: dyadic data analysis, reproducible research, social network analysis
  • Contact Method: LinkedIn
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Assistant Director, Institutional Research and Reporting Salt Lake Community College
City Millcreek UT United States

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Student Researcher Smith CollegeStatistical & Data Sciences, Biochemistry
City Northampton MA United States Website: Facebook Website: GitHub

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  • R-Groups: Smithies in Statistical and Data Sciences (SSDS), Smith College
  • Interest: public health data, biostatistics, toxicology research
  • Contact Method: Facebook
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Translational Research Program Manager – Comprehensive Cancer Center University of California Davis
City Davis CA United States

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  • Interests: Statistics, Data Visualization, Reproducible Research, Medical Research, Cancer Research, Clinical Trials
  • Contact method: LinkedIn
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Geospatial Epidemiologist
City Seattle WA United States

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  • Interests: Epidemiology, Geospatial Epidemiology, Geostatistics, Data Science
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  • Interests: Open science, social media, technology, online communities, LGBTQA communities, video games
  • Contact method: Twitter
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City Berkeley CA United States Website: Personal website

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  • Interests: natural and physical science collaborations, inclusivity in statistics community, data accessibility
  • Contact method: Twitter
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PostDoc – BioStats UMass Amherst
City Bethesda MD United States Website: GitHub Website: StackOverflow