New Harvard Data Science Review

Launched last week by founding editor Xiao-Li Meng, the Harvard Data Science Review (HDSR) is an open access platform of the Harvard Data Science Initiative and published by MIT Press that will feature leading global … Continue reading “New Harvard Data Science Review”

Harvard & Elsevier are using Data Science to improve gender equality in academia

“How does having access to scientometric data accelerate the pace with which we can eliminate gender differences in academic success? And which critical datasets can be extracted from this wealth … Continue reading “Harvard & Elsevier are using Data Science to improve gender equality in academia”

HDSI Event: Representation in Academia – 4/9

Representation in Academia Using data science to better understand and overcome the challenges women face in academia Tuesday, April 9, 2019 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM Science Center Lecture Hall E 1 Oxford … Continue reading “HDSI Event: Representation in Academia – 4/9”

The Abandonment of Evidence in Air Pollution Policy

In a recent paper published in Science, Dr. Francesca Dominici and Gretchen Goldman of the Union of Concerned Scientists raise the alarm regarding proposed changes to the EPA’s methods for … Continue reading “The Abandonment of Evidence in Air Pollution Policy”

Student Paper Award Winners

Doctoral student Xiao Wu has been named a winner of a 2019 Student Paper Award, from the ASA Section on Statistics and the Environment, for a paper entitled “Matching on … Continue reading “Student Paper Award Winners”

Environmental Stats Seminar with Andrew Rosenberg – 11/16

Friday, November 16, 2018 Special Location: *FXB G13* 1:00-2:00 PM Introduction and Q&A Session facilitated by Francesca Dominici Andrew Rosenberg Director, Center for Science and Democracy Union of Concerned Scientists Fighting Back: standing … Continue reading “Environmental Stats Seminar with Andrew Rosenberg – 11/16”

Dominici & Lin Elected to National Academy of Medicine

Professors Francesca Dominici and Xihong Lin have been elected to the National Academy of Medicine! Membership in the National Academy of Medicine is considered one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine … Continue reading “Dominici & Lin Elected to National Academy of Medicine”