Dr. David Masad

David MasadDavid Masad is a consultant specializing in computational social science. He uses agent-based modeling, data science, network analysis and other computational techniques to study complex social systems. He has a PhD from George Mason University, and a BA from the University of Chicago.

Education:

BA Economics, minor in Near Eastern Studies, University of Chicago

Ph.D. Computational Social Science. George Mason University

Areas of Expertise:

Python

Java

C/C++/C#

Web scraping

Natural Language Processing libraries.

Publications:

Herd Privacy: Modeling the Spillover Effects of Privacy Settings on Social Networking Sites. Presented at the 2011 CSSSA Annual Conference, 10-12 October 2011, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA.

Awards:

Presidential Scholar, George Mason University  (three-year Presidential scholarship)

Website links:

David Masad

Courses:
Python for Analytics

Instructor at Statistics.com since May 2013



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