Hometown: San Jose, California
Educational background: B.S. in Computer Science and Engineering, UC Merced
Why data science? Data science is very versatile and can make a direct impact in any field.
Why did you choose Vanderbilt? Vanderbilt has its own program for data science (DSI) and offers a wide range of research opportunities.
What are your hobbies / what do you enjoy doing outside of work and academics? I follow the NBA and like to play pick up basketball.