Biography

I am a Masters student in the DACSS program at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst; anticipated graduation Summer 2022. The day job is Senior Systems and Analytics Engineer at the Gandara Center in West Springfield, MA.

This site contains my academic blog with ruminations on computational social science, my own learning processes and discoveries, and related technical topics and snippets. The source of this site is on my Github .

Interests
  • Data analytics
  • Programming languages
  • The state of the world
Education
  • BA in Social Science, 1993

    Hampshire College

Skills

R

50% (watch this space)

Statistics

30% (watch this space)

SQL

90%

Linux server sysadmin/ops

90%

PHP (don’t judge)

80%

I wish more people used Swift

20%

Lots of languages there aren’t icons for

80%

HTML (since before you were born)

80%

Bread!

80%

Guitar

40%

Yamaha XSR 700 ❤️

70%

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