Jacob Westfall, Ph.D. — Austin, TX Data Scientist

jake.a.westfall@gmail.com  —  linkedin.com/in/jake-a-westfall

Professional summary

I am a former quantitative psychologist seeking a new career in data science, working in R and/or Python. I have 8 years of experience in data analysis and statistical programming in an academic/research setting.

Technical skills

Technologies and programming languages

Statistical expertise

Notable projects

Coauthor of Python package bambi

Sole author of R Shiny web app PANGEA

Published 10 peer-reviewed journal articles on topics including:

Education and employment history

Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Texas at Austin, 2015 – 2017

Ph.D., Social Psychology, University of Colorado Boulder, 2013 – 2015

M.A., Social Psychology, University of Colorado Boulder, 2009 – 2013

B.S., Psychology, Oklahoma State University, 2005 – 2009

Miscellaneous qualifications