At The Data Incubator we run a free advanced 8-week fellowship for PhDs looking to enter the industry as data scientists.
As part of the application process, we ask potential fellows to propose and begin working on a data science project to highlight their skills to employers. Regardless of whether you’re selected to be a fellow, this project will be instrumental in attracting employer interest and highlighting your skills. Here are some projects that we would love to see, and that we hope to see you take on as well.
Multi-Axial Political Analysis
We often think of American politics in terms of a single axis: left versus right, democrat versus republican. In reality, the parties are composed of varying factions with different identities and political priorities and American politics is actually broken along multiple axes: foreign policy, social issues, regulation, social spending, education, second amendment, just to name a few. Continue reading