The DataLab Affiliates program supports graduate students, postdoctoral scholars, and non-faculty researchers with opportunities to grow their engagement in data science research and training to enrich the UC Davis community. Interested in becoming an Affiliate? See the latest call for applicants.
Maggie Berrens, Chemistry PhD Student
Ramon Botigelli, Animal Science Postdoctoral Fellow
Maggie Berrens is a PhD student in Chemistry.
John Daniels, College of Letters & Science Staff
Ramon Botigelli is a postdoctoral fellow in Animal Science.
Nicole Dodd, Linguistics PhD Student
John Daniels is a Statistical Programming Consultant in the UC Davis College of Letters & Science.
M.V. (Melissa) Eitzel, Center for Community and Citizen Science Postdoctoral Fellow
Nicole Dodd is is a PhD student in Linguistics.
Femi Falade, Animal Biology PhD Student
M.V. Eitzel is a postdoctoral fellow in the Center for Community and Citizen Science.
Pablo M. Flores, Communication PhD Student
Femi Falade is a PhD student in Animal Biology.
Adam Getchell, Physics PhD Student
Pablo M. Flores is a is a PhD student in Communication.
Ashley Grupenhoff, Ecology PhD Student
Adam Getchell studies quantum gravity using computational models. Adam has a general background in information technology and programming experience (C++, Python, C#, Lisp, Clojure, and F#, among others). Adam has experience with running MCMC (Monte Carlo Markov Chain) and related methods. Adam wants to learn R and more statistics, data science methods, and anything else related to collating/analyzing large data sets. Adam serves as the FARM compute cluster administrator, and contributes to the campus-wide Distributed Research Computing working group.
Shenwen Gu, Molecular, Cellular, and Integrative Physiology PhD Student
Veronica Herrera, Geography Master's Student
Ashley Grupenhoff is a PhD student in Ecology.
Sarah Heuckeroth, Psychology PhD Student
Veronica Herrera is a master’s student in Geography.
Lisa Johnson, Psychology PhD Student
Sarah Heuckeroth is a PhD student in Psychology.
Richard Kornrumpf, Political Science PhD Student
Lisa Johnson is a PhD student in Psychology.
Connor Mitchell, Sociology PhD Student
Richard Kornrumpf is a PhD student in Political Science.
Anahita Pochiraju, Electrical and Computer Engineering Master's Student
Connor Mitchell is a PhD student in Sociology.
Tara Pozzi, Ecology/Environmental Science and Policy PhD Student
Sophie Preckler-Quisquater, Veterinary Genetics Lab Postdoctoral Fellow
Anahita Pochiraju is a master’s student in Electrical and Computer Engineering.
Ary Razmara, Immunology PhD Student
Sophie Preckler-Quisquater is a postdoctoral fellow in the Veterinary Genetics Lab.
Dino Sbardellati, Microbiology PhD Student
Ary Razmara is a PhD student in Immunology.
Cory Schlesener, Microbiology PhD Student
Dino Sbardellati is a PhD student in Microbiology.
Daniela Soto, Genome Center PhD Student
Cory Schlesener is a PhD student in Microbiology.
S. Hayley Steele, Cultural Studies PhD Student
Daniela Soto is a PhD student in the Genome Center.
Marcos Martínez Sugassti, Agricultural and Resource Economics PhD Student
S. Hayley Steele is a PhD student in Cultural Studies.
Breanne Weber, English PhD Student
Marcos Martínez Sugassti is a PhD student in Agricultural and Resource Economics.
Liza Wood, Ecology PhD Student
Breanne Weber‘s research explores 16th and 17th century British literature via the intersections of early scientific and material epistemologies, book history, and the digital humanities. She holds an MA in English and a dual BA in English Literature and History from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Breanne is the current Digital Communications GSR at DataLab.
Sydney Wood, Psychology PhD Student
Liza Wood is an environmental social scientist, earning a PhD in Ecology with an emphasis in Computational Social Science. She studies innovation systems and policies related to agricultural seeds. Her research looks at how plant genetic material is accessed, used, and managed to understand agricultural systems’ readiness for climate change. Liza holds master’s degrees in Sustainability Science and Organic Farming and has conducted food systems research from a variety of disciplines. She is interested in network analysis, computational text analysis, and teaching the R programming language. Liza is the current TA for DataLab’s 2-quarter Adventures in Data Science course.
Andrea Yang, English PhD Student
Sydney Wood is a PhD student in Psychology.
Andrea Yang is a PhD student in English.
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