A new name for UC Berkeley’s data science division: the Division of Computing, Data Science, and Society

February 5, 2020

Berkeley's Division of Data Science and Information is now officially named the Division of Computing, Data Science, and Society.

The Division - now under the leadership of Jennifer Chayes, newly appointed Associate Provost for the Division of Computing, Data Science, and Society; and Dean of the School of Information - is designed to be a dynamic structure that enables Berkeley faculty and students to work across disciplinary boundaries in order to explore the foundations and applications of computing, data science, and information and their implications for society. It includes the Data Science Education Program, the School of Information, and the Berkeley Institute for Data Science, and involves the Departments of Statistics and Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences. The Division also will include the Data Science Commons, an entity designed to advance outstanding new transdisciplinary programs.

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