Courses at University of Chicago

Applied Data Analytics for Public Policy (jointly offered by UChicago, NYU, University of Maryland) for government agencies, non-profits, foundations, an organizations who work with them.

  • 10-day program designed for analysts, social scientists, engineers, and policymakers.

  • Goal is to teach data science methods and tools necessary to make a policy and social impact.

  • The course is applied and hands-on, interleaving lectures with guided practical experience working on projects using confidential micro-data from government agencies in a secure computing environment.

Other Teaching: I frequently do workshops and trainings on the following topics:

  • The Future of Machine Learning/AI/Data Science

  • The Value of Data-Driven Decision-Making for Governments and Non-Profits

  • How to Scope Data Science Projects

  • Machine Learning

  • Text Analytics
  • Graph/Network Analysis