Neuroscience Student Receives the First Data Science Certificate The UCI Data Science Certificate Program gives graduate students the competitive advantage as a job candidate and also enables more efficient and productive research. Photo Credit: UCI In 2015, the Data Science Initiative, in collaboration with the UCI Graduate Division, launched the Data Science Certificate Program [...]
2016 Data Science Graduate Summer Fellows Program – Apply Now Application Deadline: Friday, May 27 by 5:00 p.m. Stipend Amount: GSR Level V or VI at 50% effort for 3 months Program Dates: mid-June to mid-September The UCI Data Science Initiative is pleased to announce its 2016 Graduate Summer Fellows Program. This program is intended to support UCI [...]
Climate Action Training Program participants work together to develop an app to effectively present climate data. Photo Credit: Steven Allison Climate Action Training Program - Data Science Short Course In March 2016, a multidisciplinary cohort of graduate students in the UCI Climate Action Training Program participated in a Data Science short course to [...]
Below are the tentative dates for the first few data science workshops for Spring 2016. Registration is not yet open. An email will be sent out to the DSI email list when registration opens, which will typically be one week before the workshop date. Stay tuned for more workshops and events! Week 1, March 29 [...]
Event Details On May 6, scholars from around the country will converge at Calit2 on the campus of UC Irvine to hold a symposium on Fostering Literacy and Learning with Text and Data Mining. Guest speakers including Drs. Carol Connor, Scott Klemmer, and Danielle S. McNamara will discuss text and data mining for an [...]
Below are the tentative dates for the first few data science workshops in the winter quarter. Registration is not yet open. An email will be sent out to the DSI email list when registration opens, which will be very early in January. week 1, 1/8 - Introduction to Linux week 3, 1/22 - Predictive Modeling [...]
Check out this humorous article in the New Yorker that quotes Data Science Initiative Advisory Board member Geof Bowker.
UCI Ph.D. students Nicole DeVille and Amy Dixit, were selected as this year’s ELISS Fellows by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). Nicole is also a Competitive Edge Scholar and a Data Science Graduate Fellow working on her dissertation with Professor Andrew Noymer. Amy is a Ph.D. candidate working on her dissertation with [...]
UCI's Pierre Baldi quoted in Nature article on artificial intelligence.
The UCI Data Science Initiative sponsored Graduate Summer Fellows to support UCI PhD students involved in new interdisciplinary research projects that have a strong data science/data analysis component. Fellows received over $6,000 plus benefits to develop summer research projects that explore promising new topics. View complete list of 2015 Graduate Summer Fellows View call for applications 2015 Graduate Student [...]