Education: M.A. Economics, NYU; M.S. Financial Mathematics, NC State; M.S. Data Science and Business Analytics, UNC Charlotte
Courses Taught: Visual Analytics DSBA 5122/HCIP 5122
Ryan Wesslen has several years of analytics and strategy experience working for Bank of America as a Senior Data Scientist. His research primarily focuses on integrating computer science methods with social science research: the emerging field of computational social science. His research also includes text analysis (topic models), social network analysis, visualizations and social media applications (e.g., Twitter). Ryan Wesslen is a Ph.D. student in Computing and Information Systems and an Associate Graduate Faculty member for the School of Data Science at UNC Charlotte.