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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.

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Adi

Adi

MS

Expertise

Data Science, AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Sports Analytics, AI Fairness, Natural Language Processing

Tosen

Tosen

PhD candidate

Expertise

Racial and ethnic relations, Culture, Business, Organizational science, social science

Richard

Richard

MA

Expertise

Mathematics

Aaron

Aaron

MBA candidate

Expertise

Data Projects of any type, Business creation/development, Financial Modeling, Writing Project (Book/Article), Strategy (Political or Business).

Gokul

Gokul

PhD candidate

Expertise

Mechanics, Mechanical Design, Sensor Design/Systems, Soft Robotics, Solid Mechanics

Thor

Thor

PhD

Expertise

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

Clare

Clare

PhD candidate

Expertise

adolescent brain and behavioral development, puberty, well-being

Esther

Esther

PhD candidate

Expertise

Public Health, Epidemiology, Mixed methods (Quantitative and Qualitative)

Amin

Amin

PhD candidate

Expertise

Membrane separation/membrane synthesis, online scheduling and optimization, reaction chemistry, heat/mass transport, and thermodynamics.

Sejal

Sejal

MS candidate

Expertise

Data Science, Data Analytics, Machine Learning, Sports Analytics, Natural Language Processing, Data Visualization, Computer Science, Biotechnology

Dominique

Dominique

PhD

Expertise

Research, Social Science, Gender Studies, Intersectionality, Applied Statistics, Data Science, Equality and Diversity

Atharv

Atharv

MA

Expertise

Data Science

Danielle

Danielle

PhD

Expertise

Public Policy, Program Evaluation, Criminal Justice Reform, Prisoner Reentry, Education

Kris

Kris

PhD candidate

Expertise

Social Sciences, Sociology, Education, Public Policy, Statistics

Huixin (Echo)

Huixin (Echo)

PhD

Expertise

community development (housing, sustainability, public transit, etc.), government policy, civic engagement, economics

Oscar

Oscar

PhD

Expertise

Economics and/or data science.

Adarsh

Adarsh

MS candidate

Expertise

Space Science, Physics, Satellites, Engineering, Public Speaking, Research

Imma

Imma

PhD candidate

Expertise

Sociology, immigration, environment, gender, sexuality, activism, social justice, politics

Vladimir

Vladimir

PhD

Expertise

Constructive Mathematical Methods in Economics

Samantha

Samantha

PhD candidate

Expertise

Marine biology, conservation biology, and international development