Executive Committee

The DSI Executive Committee also includes our faculty members. 

  • Sohini Ramachandran

    Director, Data Science Initiative, Professor of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology, Professor of Computer Science

    401-863-9701

    Professor Ramachandran addresses problems in evolutionary theory and human population genetics. The Ramachandran Lab uses mathematical modeling, applied statistical methods, and computer simulations to make inferences about evolutionary history from present-day samples of genomes. They particularly focus on developing new methods for identifying adaptive genomic elements, characterizing... Read More

  • Deputy Director of the Data Science Initiative, Professor of Data Science and Computer Science

    Suresh Venkatasubramanian is a Professor of Data Science and Computer Science at Brown University. Suresh's background is in algorithms and computational geometry, as well as data mining and machine learning. His current research interests lie in algorithmic fairness, and more generally the impact of automated decision-making systems in society. Prior to Brown University, Suresh was at the... Read More

  • DSI Campus Advisory Board Co-Chair, Assistant Professor of Computer Science

  • DSI Campus Advisory Board Co-Chair, Professor of Sociology, Associate Director of Population Studies

  • Deputy Director of the Data Science Initiative, Professor of History

    Holly Case is professor of History focusing on the history of modern Europe who has written two books and a number of academic and general-interest articles on a variety of themes relating to politics, literature, diplomacy, science, war, and the history of ideas. She now teaches a course on the History of Artificial Intelligence (HIST 1956S) and together with Eliezer Upfal in Computer... Read More