NCDS teams with Kenan-Flagler Business School for career networking event

From Outlier to Insider, a February 23 event on the UNC campus, will offer students the chance to talk with representatives of top businesses who need data science talent. Read more


Researchers invited to submit proposals for NCDS Data Fellows program
Applications for the 2016 – 2017 NCDS Data Fellows Program are due April 7. The program provides funding to faculty members from NCDS member institutions for novel and innovative data science research. Read more
iRODS helps astronomers take control of massive survey data
By partnering with iRODS, an international research team studying many of the tough questions in astronomy now have a way to query their massive data sets, store and retrieve data and corresponding metadata, and transport files and images. Read more
Transforming discovery through integrated, comprehensive data management
The developers of the integrated Rule-Oriented Data System (iRODS) are working to remove the data management roadblocks that inhibit the wider use of data in research. Read more
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Drexel University College of Computing and Informatics

NCDS member Drexel University has created a College of Computing and Informatics that allows students to sample a variety of courses as they determine which aspects are most important to them.  Drexel recognizes that computing has changed significantly in the last decade and education must prepare the future workforce for those changing needs.

The National Consortium For Data Science (NCDS) is a collaboration of leaders in academia, industry and government formed to address the data challenges of the 21st Century.