Motivated, life-long learner. Always looking for questions and answers in the data. Passionate about collaboration, sharing knowledge, and communicating insights. Known as a highly organized, perceptive, and resourceful team player.
Ph.D. Candidate (exited ABD) , Industrial and Management Systems Engineering
Courses: Deep Learning, Statistical Design Models, Large-Scale Optimization, Advanced Analytics, Bayesian Data Analysis
MSIE (2014), Ph.D. Candidate (exited ABD) , Industrial & Mgmt. Systems Engineering
Study Abroad , Spanish
, B.S. Applied Math, B.A. Spanish, Physics (minor)
Worked closely with CDS analysts and Moffitt investigators as a software engineer to design and implement approachable and consistent tools to automate data access, cleaning, and reporting. Provided training and support to CDS analysts in data science best practices while architecting and implementing new workflows.
Conducted advanced bioinformatic and statistical analyses in support of cancer epidemiology research. Developed several R packages and worked with diverse data systems architects to coordinate development efforts throughout the data life cycle. Applied novel analytic approaches and software pipelines to multiplex immunohistochemistry data.
Led diverse team of Ph.D., masters and undergraduate students in development and evaluation of large smart home project for monitoring the daily activities of community-dwelling, independent older adults.
Developed an R package for Multiple-Choice Test Analysis for educators who are not comfortable programming. The package includes a web interface for interactive exploration of test results, or a generated report based on best practices for the design and evaluation of multiple-choice tests.
Various tasks and responsibilities in support of engineering education at USF.
Selected as one of 10 developers from 136 submissions in recognition of a web app and dashboard built using Shiny. The dashboard monitors social media conversations around a conference or event, and received hundreds of simultaneous visitors per day during RStudio's annual conference in January 2019.
I enjoy contributing to open source software projects and whenever possible I contribute to the R packages that I use. I also have released the following software packages for R on GitHub:
VandeWeerd C, Yalcin A, Aden-Buie G, Wang Y, Roberts M, Mahser N, Fnu C, Fabiano D
Creed J, Aden-Buie G, Gerke TA
Creed J, Aden-Buie G, Monteiro A, Gerke TA
Janis, V, Slebos, RJ, Martin-Gomez, L, Wang, X, Teer, JK, Tan, AC, Gerke, TA, Aden-Buie, G, Van Veen, T, Masannat, J and Chaudhary, R
Berger A, Aden-Buie G, Kibel AS, Mucci LA, Penney K, Wilson K, Gerke TA, Preston M
Laajala TD, Aden-Buie G, Gerke T, Creed J, Berglund A, Stopsack K, Cramer SD, Tyekucheva S, Aittokallio T, Costello JC
Berglund A, Putney R, Creed J, Aden-Buie G, Gerke T, Rounbehler R
Aden-Buie G, Kaw A, Yalcin A
Gil-Herrera E and Aden-Buie G, Yalcin A, Tsalatsanis A, Barnes LE, Djulbegovic B
Gaines J, Joseph B, Aden-Buie G
Aden-Buie G, Kaw A, Yalcin A, Pendyala R
Aden-Buie G, Yalcin A, VandeWeerd C
An introduction to data visualization with the R package ggplot2
Aden-Buie G, Yalcin A, VandeWeerd C
Aden-Buie G, Yalcin A, VandeWeerd C, Agu N, Hammett J, Yetisener E, Radwan C
Aden-Buie G, Chen Y, Romero G, Kayal R, Yang H
Served as President of the USF student chapter of INFORMS, the leading international association for Operations Research and Analytics professionals.
Youth Development Specialist
Served in the Peace Corps in Gualaceo, Ecuador, working in conjuction with local organizations to provide leadership training to children and youth among a number of other highlights listed below.