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BIDS Offers a Warm Welcome to New Executive Director, Ashish Sahni

/ December 3, 2021

BIDS is delighted to announce the arrival of its new Executive Director, Ashish Sahni, who will officially begin his appointment in January 2022. 

BIDS is hiring: Postdoctoral Scholar - Criminal Justice

/ November 17, 2021

The Berkeley Institute of Data Science (BIDS) is seeking a postdoctoral scholar for an independent research fellowship focusing on criminal justice and police misconduct. Full details and instructions to apply are available here: BIDS Postdoctoral Scholar - Criminal Justice (#JPF03173).  Apply by December 1, 2021, to ensure full consideration by the hiring committee. Applications received after December 17, 2021, will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

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Looking to better algorithms to push back against built-in bias in online platforms

/ November 4, 2021

This article is cross-posted from Looking to better algorithms to push back against built-in bias in online platforms November 4, 2021  |  Jon Bashor  |  CDSS News ___________________________

BIDS is hiring: Assistant Research Engineer

/ October 21, 2021

The Berkeley Institute of Data Science (BIDS) is seeking an Assistant Research Engineer to lead significant biological and environmental science research and training programs at BIDS.

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Benjamin Nachman receives the 2022 American Physical Society Award for Early-Career Particle Physics

/ October 20, 2021

BIDS Research Affiliate Benjamin Nachman has received the American Physical Society's 2022 Henry Primakoff Award for Early-Career Particle Physics for his "innovative contributions to the search for new physics in collider data incorporating original machine learning algorithms, and for the effective communication of these new techniques to the broader physics community."

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UC Berkeley Showcases Plans for CDSS’ Future Home in New Video

/ October 15, 2021

This article is cross-posted from UC Berkeley Showcases Plans for CDSS’ Future Home in New Video  October 15, 2021  |   Rachel Leven   |   CDSS News ____________________________

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