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Celebrating the Class of 2020

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Zhijie (Daniel) Ji

Master of Science in Data Science


Hometown: Shanghai, CHINA

Previous Education: Master's degree in marketing, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics; Bachelor's Degree in management, Shanghai Maritime University

Capstone Project: Built inferential and predictive modeling solutions for Wegmans Food Markets, Inc. to improve pricing decisions.

Events: Participated in the UR Biomedical Data Science Hackathon. Analyzed genome-wide expression data from multi-year clinical study to predict the severity of Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection. Won first prize.

Future Plans: Industry: I am now actively seeking opportunities in Data Science, Data analytics and Data Engineering

Message to Family and Friends: I would like to express appreciation and gratitude to Lisa Altman for being such a nice, responsible, and helpful program coordinator.