Meet our New Data Science Consultant - Autumn!
Autumn Weeks, Ph.D. is a data science consultant with two years of experience in statistical analysis and modeling. Autumn earned her Ph.D. in Biomedical Sciences from Colorado State University in 2006 studying nootropics and the kinetics of AMPA-type glutamate receptors. In May 2023, Autumn graduates from the University of West Florida with her Master’s in Data Science on the analytics and modeling track. The Data Science program at UWF focuses on machine learning, data mining, and statistical analysis. Autumn is excited to share her insights and expertise within these areas with the HCD team.
As a data science consultant at HCD Research, Autumn is responsible for assisting in statistical modeling and interpretation of data. This will include developing accessible visualizations and creating new dashboards to summarize, share, and tailor data client reports.
Autumn is committed to researching new and important questions while learning effective ways to model, visualize and interpret data.
Outside of work, Autumn loves to swim and is an avid reader of sci-fi and fantasy novels. On many occasions, she has even been spotted in the wild reading and swimming at the same time. As a recovering Type-A personality, Autumn has lists for her lists and even makes lists of the books she’s read for fun. She also enjoys playing board games, exploring new hobbies and spending time with her family.