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.

Derek

Derek

MS candidate

Expertise

Machine Learning in Computer Science, Computer Science,

Drew

Drew

PhD candidate

Expertise

Social Psychology, especially The Psychology of Humor; Secondary Psychology areas: Affective Forecasting; Judgments of Truth and Misinformation; Influence and Persuasion

Anish

Anish

MS candidate

Expertise

Neurodegenerative Diseases (Glaucoma, Alzheimers, Parkinsons, etc), Neuroimaging Technologies (MRI, CT, etc.), Neurotrauma (Concussions, Blast impact), Sports Medicine (new treatments, diagnostic tests), Medical Device ideation and design for underserved communities

Sam

Sam

Industry expert

Expertise

Data analytics and exploration across the landscape of sport. Interests include NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, UFC, Tennis, and more! Secondary interests include strategic management, marketing, stocks, cryptocurrency, sport business, entertainment ticketing and sponsorship

Nick

Nick

MS

Expertise

Sport Analytics, Data Science, Programming, Econometrics

CB

CB

MS candidate

Expertise

Sports Analytics

Gregory

Gregory

MBA

Expertise

Currently an adjunct professor at La Salle University teaching Sports Finance to undergraduates & Managerial Accounting to MBA students, been in the sports industry now for 5 years revolving around accounting, finance, sports business analytics etc.

Sejal

Sejal

MS candidate

Expertise

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

Ethan

Ethan

Industry expert

Expertise

Data science, Sports analytics, Bayesian statistics, Machine learning

cameron

cameron

MBA candidate

Expertise

Sports Media, Marketing, Media, Advertising, Sponsorships, Leadership

Joseph

Joseph

MS

Expertise

Sport Analytics and Data Science

Alan

Alan

MD candidate

Expertise

Medicine, orthopaedics, sports medicine, musculoskeletal health, professionalism, research, evidence-based medicine

Jeff

Jeff

PhD candidate

Expertise

Statistical Analysis, including regression analysis, machine learning, and use of R and Python. Statistical analysis in topics such as politics, physics, chemistry, astronomy, public health, and medicine. Biostatistical Analysis, including longitudinal studies and survival analysis