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Research Program Mentors

Polygence mentors are selected based on their exceptional academic background, teaching experience, and unique ability to inspire the next generation of innovative thinkers and industry leaders.

Economics
Andrea

Andrea

MBA candidate

Expertise

Environmental Policy and Economics, History and Policy, Business

Denis

Denis

Industry expert

Expertise

Financial Literacy, Economics, Excel Skills, Market Research

Grayson

Grayson

MS candidate

Expertise

Computer Science theory, particularly complexity theory or algorithms. Also interested in game theory, especially applications of computational methods to microeconomic theory and political science.

Brendan

Brendan

PhD candidate

Expertise

Economic inequality, recessions and job loss, impacts of globalization and automation on US labor markets, political economy, 20th century economic history

Mohith

Mohith

MS

Expertise

Business, Econ, App development, Web Development, AI/ML Algorithm development, other Computer Science areas, High School subjects

Alyssa

Alyssa

MBA

Expertise

business strategy, analytics, economics

Grant

Grant

MD candidate

Expertise

Surgical techniques and outcomes, healthcare economics/cost-effectiveness models, medicine, neuroscience, economics

Youssef

Youssef

PhD candidate

Expertise

Machine Learning, Data Science, Behavioral Modeling, Statistics, Econometrics

Patrick

Patrick

PhD candidate

Expertise

Economics, with a focus on public policy, healthcare, development and Innovation.

Thor

Thor

PhD

Expertise

Economics, Transportation, Urban Planning, Data Science, Climate Change

Caylee

Caylee

PhD candidate

Expertise

Education and housing inequality, development, applied microeconomics, public economics

Frank

Frank

PhD candidate

Expertise

Economics, Python, Optimization, Engineering

Julia

Julia

MBA candidate

Expertise

tech, strategy, business, finance, economics

Brian

Brian

PhD candidate

Expertise

Economics, Political Economy

Dante

Dante

MS

Expertise

Economics, Sports, Business, Math, Stats, Data Science

Merrill

Merrill

PhD candidate

Expertise

Public and Labor Economics, Economics of Education, Econometrics and Statistics

Reid

Reid

MPA candidate

Expertise

Finance, Economics, Business Management, Accounting, Global Politics, Investigative Reporting, Writing

Vladimir

Vladimir

PhD

Expertise

Constructive Mathematical Methods in Economics

Taylor

Taylor

PhD candidate

Expertise

Economics, Finance, Law, Logic, Political Philosophy, U.S. History

John

John

PhD candidate

Expertise

Economics of the Healthcare and Pharmaceutical Industries; Drug Pricing; Competition studies in Healthcare Markets; Determinants of Health; Theory of Healthcare and Health; Entrepreneurship/Business