The Data Science Institute (DSI) is the home to cutting-edge research in data science and analytics education at Temple University. Focusing on a wide range of challenging methodological and applied problems in statistics, computer science, and business disciplines, the faculty in the Data Science Institute works closely with private corporations, and non-profits, and government organizations to identify important problems, and to collaboratively develop sophisticated yet practical solution that are poised to have a substantial impact in the world.

Scholars and practitioners at Data Science Institute develop new lines of scientific inquiry, serve as a brain trust for the Great Philadelphia Metropolitan Area, and function as a bridge for translating research and ideas into knowledge, products, and best practice for industry, government, and society at large.

The following highlight just a few on-going projects. For more stories of research impact, sign up to receive On the Verge, the Fox School’s flagship research magazine.


Edoardo M. Airoldi
Statistics, Operations, and Data Science
Millard E. Gladfelter Professor of Statistics & Data Science
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  • Titles & RolesProfessor of Finance (by courtesy)
    Co-Director, Temple Data Science Institute
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Zoran Obradovic
Data Science Institute
Laura H. Carnell Professor of Data Analytics
  • Office LocationSERC Room 382
  • Titles & RolesCo-Director, Temple Data Science Institute
    Professor of Computer and Information Sciences
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