CS-GY 9223 Foundations of Data Science (Spring 2016, Fall 2016) [syllabus]
This course introduces students to methods in applied data science. The class is approached from a problem-based perspective, emphasizing the select ion and evaluation of methodology appropriate to real-world problems. Students will learn statistical and computational methods for working with data.
UGPH-GU 20 Biostatistics for Public Health (Fall 2015, Spring 2017) [syllabus]
This course introduces basic concepts and techniques in the analysis of public health data. It is an applied course, emphasizing use, interpretation and limits of statistical analysis. Real world examples are used as illustrations, and computer-based data analysis is integrated into the course. My section will learn to use the programming language R — a great professional opportunity for public health students, and students have responded with positive feedback on this experience!