Data Scientist

Resume posted by Ignacio in Scientific.

Desired position type: Any
Location: Boston Massachusetts, United States

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My background is in neuroscience. I have experience in both data acquisition and biotechnology protocol development, as well as, in data integration, software applications, and data analysis. I would like to join a team interested in solving grand challenges at the juncture of natural, social and data sciences, transforming data into evidence-based analysis of impacts and solutions for a better community.


Computer Career Programs Masters Certificate, Boston University, Boston, MA. Field of C, C++, Microsoft Windows Development Programming.

Doctor of Philosophy Degree (PhD), Department of Brain & Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA.

Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) Certificate. Philadelphia, PA.


Italy Intensives Study Abroad Program, ECU, Greenville, NC (2012 – 2014)

Associate Director of Marketing and Finance

  • I was the Associate Director of Marketing and Finance for a study abroad program structured by East Carolina University and offered to all students from all universities in the US. I developed application tools to administer the program budget and synchronized all financial transactions between the university administration and their Italian counterpart.

School of Visual Arts, NY, NY  (2011)

  • Took a six-month residency at the SVA, to fulfill a long deferred ambition to receive formal instructions in art, specializing in oil painting, art curation, and art theory and visualization.

Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA  (1996 – 2010)

  • Taught and performed research on Neuronal Development, Neurotransmitter Specification, Signal Transduction Mechanisms, and Alzheimer’s Disease.


  • Translational informatics
  • Data mining, curation & analysis
  • Biostatistics
  • Statistical programming in R
  • Functional programming Clojure (LISP)
  • Object oriented programming (C/C++)
  • SQL & database development
  • Data science and machine learning
  • HTML, CSS3, JavaScript
  • Scientific writing & medical communication