Julia Silge

Data Scientist at Stack Overflow

Julia has a PhD in astrophysics and an abiding love for Jane Austen. She worked in academia and ed tech before moving into data science and discovering R. She enjoys making beautiful charts, programming in R, and communicating about technical topics with diverse audiences. Her interests include data science and visualization, text mining , and teaching. She, with co-author David Robinson, has written Text Mining with R.

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