Staff

  • Alden Bumstead

    Associate Director

    Alden Bumstead comes to the Data Science Initiative via a winding road through literary theory and gender studies, nonprofit consulting, and advocacy for mental health research. This has made her a jack of many trades and master of a few. She has a Ph.D. in American Literature from Duke University and a humanist’s fascination for science.  

  • Events and Outreach Coordinator

    401-863-6956

    A Providence native, Meg comes from a background in visual and media arts, graphic design, and event management. She earned her BA from Emerson College in 2014 and has been at the DSI since January 2018. She previously worked at the Brown/NSF Institute for Computational and Experimental Research in Mathematics (ICERM) among other higher education institutions. She continues to have a passion... Read More