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Monthly Archives: December 2015

NULab Faculty Interview: Ryan Cordell

Written on December 10, 2015 at 12:43 pm, by

This is the first of a series of interviews with NULab faculty we will be posting here. Former NULab fellow, Kevin Smith, sat down with Assistant Professor Ryan Cordell to talk about the NULab, his current research, and what music he would take to a desert island. KS: What current research are you most excited about? RC: I’m  Continue Reading »

Know Your Data! Know Your Methods! with Jurgen Pfeffer

Written on December 8, 2015 at 3:00 pm, by

Know Your Data! Know Your Methods! JÜRGEN PFEFFER Assistant Research Professor for Societal Computing, School of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University In this talk I want to focus on two fundamental issues related to Computational Social Science (CSS). First, CSS data are almost always secondary data and often researchers have only limited information about how  Continue Reading »