Careers in Data Analytics and Data Science

Event Start Date: Thursday, March 7, 2024 - 5:00 pm

Event End Date: Thursday, March 7, 2024 - 6:30 pm

Location: Edward St. John Learning and Teaching Center, 2208

UMD students—are you curious about the dynamic fields of data analytics and data science and its vast career opportunities? In today’s data-driven world, the demand for skilled data analysts and data scientists is skyrocketing across various industries. Attend this panel to learn from and network directly with professionals working in this field. Our panelists will share their career paths, past educational experiences, and provide tips for entering these fields. The event will begin with a moderated question and answer session and conclude with an opportunity to talk with the professionals individually. The event is open to all current UMD students, but will be especially helpful for BSOS, CMNS, and INFO majors. (Registration required.)


  • Assistant Director, Division of Data Analytics, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  • Senior Consultant, EY
  • Data Reporting and Analytics Consultant, Kaiser Permanente
  • Data Analyst II, Navy Federal Credit Union
  • Data Scientist, Federal Government (Defense-related)
  • Data Scientist, Peraton

Additional Information:

Please contact at least one week prior to the event to request disability accommodations. In all situations, a good faith effort (up until the time of the event) will be made to provide accommodations.

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