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Digital Scholarship Services - DSS
Have a question about analyzing data, or want to develop basic skills in R and Python? Research Data Services announces upcoming Zoom workshops on Python and R as well as online office hours with our data consultant, an experienced data scientist.
- Introduction to Python Workshop: Thursday, November 11, 2:30-4:00 p.m.
- Introduction to R Workshop: Thursday, December 2, 2:30pm-4:00 p.m.
Register at https://library.rice.edu/data
Consult with Imran Khan, a current MBA candidate at the Jones School. Imran has over a decade of experience advising corporations, government, non-profits, and start-ups on strategy development, formulation, and implementation. He has served as a data scientist in public and private sector roles working on social policy issues. Currently, he works as a data analytics consultant at the i4 Group and principal at Build Well Labs.
Areas of expertise include:
- Statistics for Data Analytics
- Version control with Git and GitHub
Office hours via Zoom: Mondays and Wednesdays 10am-12pm CST and Tuesdays and Thursdays 1pm-3pm CST
Calendly link for booking: https://calendly.com/buildwelllabs/30min
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