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Natasha Wilson, Ph.D.

Natasha Wilson, Ph.D.


Self-Employed/Origins Convo


My Portfolio Highlights

My New Track

Data Engineer

My New Course

Database Design

My New Workspace

Project: Cleaning Bank Marketing Campaign Data

Trained chemical engineer and education leader looking to make a career shift into data engineering.

My Work

Take a look at my latest work.


Data Manipulation with pandas


Introduction to Statistics in Python


Project: Exploring London's Travel Network


Running Machine Learning Experiments in Python (NPW)


Introduction to Python


Intermediate Python


Project: Investigating Netflix Movies


Project: Cleaning Bank Marketing Campaign Data

My Certifications

These are the industry credentials that I’ve earned.

Other Certificates

Coursera Foundations of Project Management

DataCamp Course Completion

Take a look at all the courses I’ve completed on DataCamp.

My Work Experience

Where I've interned and worked during my career.

Origins Convo | May 2023 - Present

Podcast Host

I have conversations with leading figures in science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics (aka STEAM) from nontraditional backgrounds. Beginning in childhood, we explore the origins of their curiosity that bloomed into a career in STEAM.
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Self-employed | May 2023 - Present

Self Employed

Contract Educational Assessments Consultant

Classic Learning Test | Mar 2022 - May 2023

Director of Assessments

Manage the day-to-day activities of the Assessments department, provide leadership for 3 full-time employees and 15 freelance editors, oversee the development of assessments for grades 3-12, including managing content development for a new suite of grades 3-6 exams, co-direct, with the Chief Assessment Officer, the psychometric work of the department, including the implementation of item-response theory and automated test assembly, work collaboratively with operations, sales and marketing, and technology departments.

Classic Learning Test | Aug 2020 - Mar 2022

Senior Test Data Specialist/Test Development Associate

Managed an item bank for grades 7-12 standardized assessments, tracked and analyzed statistical data across test administrations, provided editorial management, and developed math items.

Classic Learning Test | Jan 2020 - Aug 2021

Editor and Rights and Permissions Coordinator

Obtained rights and permissions for the usage of passages on our exams.

Divine Mercy Academy Incorporated | Jan 2019 - Oct 2020

K-8 Math Teacher

Founding math teacher for grades 2-8.

Archdiocese of Baltimore | Jan 2017 - Aug 2019

Coordinator of Education and Outreach


Archdiocese of Baltimore | May 2016 - Jan 2017

Program Assistant for the Pastoral Associate Formation Program

Developed ministry formation curriculum

University of Maryland Baltimore County | Sep 2010 - Apr 2016

PhD in Chemical and Biochemical Engineering

Title: Developing Novel Tools Toward beta-Amyloid-Neuron Interaction Discovery

University of Maryland Baltimore County | Jun 2010 - Apr 2016

PhD Candidate

My research is in the field of Alzheimer's disease. I used computational models to simulate the interactions of beta-amyloid with the neuronal membrane surface to gain a further understanding of experimental models of beta- amyloid-neuron interactions.

Rohm and Haas Co | May 2005 - Jun 2010

Process Engineer

Responsible for process optimization and maintenance of 20 latex emulsion products, provided process engineering support for process scale-up projects, managed and supported capital projects, led major safety reviews and initiatives, provided internal consulting for the Metal Organics business unit, conducted experiments for unique suspension polymerizations in Ion Exchange research.

My Education

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Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, Biochemical Engineering  · (JuneUniversity of Maryland Baltimore County | 2016
Bachelor of Science, Chemical EngineeringUniversity of Maryland Baltimore County | 2005

About Me

Natasha Wilson, Ph.D.

I am looking to make a career shift into Data Science/Machine Learning. I have a PhD in chemical and biochemical engineering.

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