Data Science Grant Opportunity

As part of the Moore-Sloan Data Science Environment’s ongoing attempt to foster interdisciplinary research, they recently announced the NYU Data Science Seed Grant.  The grant is open to NYU faculty researchers, and will fund 6-8 proposals of either up to $25,000, or up to $6,000, in addition to providing software engineering assistance from the data science incubator.  Neal Beck, an Affiliated Faculty … Continue reading Data Science Grant Opportunity

CDS Hosts its First Datathon

At the Center for Data Science, our commitment to giving our students networking opportunities with the leading technology companies extends beyond our lunch seminars and round table career sessions.  We recently partnered with Correlation One—a company that specializes in helping data scientists gain employment in the private sector—to host our first Datathon! For our Datathon, … Continue reading CDS Hosts its First Datathon

Spring 2016 Career Recap

One of the most compelling reasons to enter into a Master of Data Science program is the breadth of networking opportunities that help students begin their professional or academic careers after graduation.  Here at the Center for Data Science, we continually cultivate professional relationships with human resource representatives from companies looking to hire the next … Continue reading Spring 2016 Career Recap

Ben Schneiderman to give talk on “The New ABCs of Research”

On Thursday, April 21st at 12:30pm, Ben Schneiderman, Computer Science Professor at the University of Maryland, will give a talk on The New ABCs of Research: Achieving Breakthrough Collaborations, his newly released book. See below for details, abstract, and bio. Date:  Thursday, April 21, 2016 Time:  12:30pm Location:  44 West 4th St, Kaufman Management Center, … Continue reading Ben Schneiderman to give talk on “The New ABCs of Research”

CDS Hosts its First Data Science Showcase

On March 9th, NYU’s Center for Data Science hosted its first Data Science Showcase—in conjunction with the Stern School of Business—to highlight the interdisciplinary work in data science taking place across a wide range of departments at the University. Professor Zaid Harchaoui, a Visiting Assistant Professor at CDS, kicked off the showcase with a presentation … Continue reading CDS Hosts its First Data Science Showcase