Robin S.

Data Analyst

185 dollar
6 years
Minneapolis, UNITED STATES

My experience


Graduate Student RepresentativeSeptember 2020 - Present

  • Hold focus groups with graduate students to gather information about perceived strengths and weaknesses of graduate training. 
  • Distill feedback into list of priority action items. 
  • Work with department leaders to execute solutions and improve graduate training.

University of Minnesota, Twin CitiesSeptember 2016 - Present


Modeling infant eye-tracking data.

  • Applied fractal geometry to eye-tracking data to characterize complexity in infants attention.
  • Designed and programmed a gaze-contingent eye-tracking task in MATLAB.

Applying machine learning to develop low-cost screeners for developmental disorders.
  • Built an SVM classifier to predict future autism diagnosis in infants. 

Evaluating validity of survey data with factor analysis.

  • Analyzed survey data from parents reporting on their children's behaviors.
  • Tested whether questions functioned the same for parents reporting on younger vs. older children. 


University of MinnesotaDecember 2018 - April 2019

  • Taught Intro to Child Psychology. Developed curriculum, lectures, and test materials.

Brown UniversityAugust 2013 - April 2014

  • Worked with college students to improve the clarity of their writing. Managed team of writing tutors. 

My stack


Machine Learning

Software testing

Exploratory testing


Team management, Data analysis, SVM

Computer Tools

Microsoft Excel


Java, Python, Matlab

My education and trainings

Ph.D., Developmental, Psychology, Data Science - University of Minnesota Twin Cities2021

Bachelor of Science, Cognitive Neuroscience - Brown University2014