News

Major data science grant awarded to UW
Tuesday, November 12, 2013

UW receives part of $37.8 million grant to support interdisciplinary, data-intensive research.

DataLab is Hiring!
Monday, October 21, 2013

We are currently hiring a full- or part-time data scientist / software engineer  [apply here!]

DataLab awarded Google Research Award
Friday, September 06, 2013

DataLab PI Joshua Blumenstock awarded Google Research Award for research on networks in Afghanistan

Joshua Blumenstock receives Intel Early Career Faculty Award
Friday, August 16, 2013

DataLab faculty member Joshua Blumenstock was one of nine faculty members selected by Intel to receive an Early Career Faculty Award.  The award recognizes exceptional potential in junior faculty members, and includes a $40,000 gift to support ongoing and future research.  Full press release here.

New iSchool faculty Jevin West and Emma Spiro join DataLab
Monday, July 29, 2013

In Autumn 2013, the DataLab will add two new core faculty members, Emma Spiro and Jevin West.  Emma will help lead the Social Behavior initiative, and Jevin will help make Network Analysis an area of focus.

Innovations for Poverty Action funds DataLab research
Thursday, July 25, 2013

We would like to express our gratitude to Innovations for Poverty Action for supporting our work in Afghanistan

Research presentation
Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Emma Spiro will talk about social media and social theory at the Microsoft Faculty Summit in Seattle.

Research Presentation
Monday, July 15, 2013

Jevin West will talk about Innovation in Science at the Microsoft Faculty Summit in Seattle.

Research presentation

Joshua Blumenstock will talk about segregation in Estonia at the Microsoft Faculty Summit in Seattle.

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