Sofia Guo

Job title: 
Berkeley Computational Social Science Fellow
Social Welfare, UC Berkeley

Sofia is an MSW/PhD student at the UC Berkeley School of Social Welfare studying under Dr. Jill Duerr Berrick. Her research interests include analyzing front line child welfare decision making and applying econometrics tools to practice issues in the field.The CSSTP fellowship will support development of text analysis and modeling skills, in addition to training in leading data science techniques.Sofia received her BA in Economics from UC Berkeley in 2019. Prior to entering graduate school, Sofia was an assistant budget analyst at the Congressional Budget Office in Washington, DC. She is currently a graduate student researcher at the California Child Welfare Indicators Project.