Assistant Professor of Educational Technology at the University of Victoria
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Working with, combining and manipulating data is becoming increasingly important across all sectors. I would love to be involved in the formulation of an interdisciplinary data science curriculum.
With so many now open data sources, I am confident students could come up with some interesting projects utilizing open data sets relative to their field of study, all the while learning how to manage, combine, interpret and present data.
Data scientist might be considered the “sexiest job of the 21st century,” with many companies eager to hire data science talent. But 20 years ago the term was barely used, save for a…