Data Scientist and Professional Educator

Mine Çetinkaya-Rundel is Senior Lecturer in the School of Mathematics at University of Edinburgh and Data Scientist and Professional Educator at RStudio. Mine’s work focuses on innovation in statistics and data science pedagogy, with an emphasis on computing, reproducible research, student-centered learning, and open-source education as well as pedagogical approaches for enhancing retention of women and under-represented minorities in STEM. She co-authored three open-source introductory statistics textbooks as part of the OpenIntro project and she teaches the popular Statistics with R MOOC on Coursera.