Personal information
Full name: Josh A
User name: josh.ashkinaze
Organization memberships
Not a member of any organization.
Awards
First 500 volunteers
Volunteer background
Volunteer availability
Start date: None
End date: None
Hours available per week: None
Volunteering interests
No stated preferences.
Skills
Skill
Beginner
Intermediate
Expert
Python
Text Data (NLP)
SQL
Data in Relational Databases
Data in Text Files
Data Visualization
Experimental Methods (RCTs, A/B testing, etc.)
Experience working on real-world problems using data
Social Science (Economics, Sociology, etc.)
Data Analysis
Time Series Models
Causal inference
Random Forests
SVMs
Unsupervised models
Decision Trees
Semi-Supervised models
Graphical models
Regression Discontinuity
Matching (e.g., Propensity Score Matching )
Instrumental Variables
Stata
SPSS
R
Julia

Volunteer projects

Project name Organization name Social impact area Project summary Task name Task status
Social Media for Public Health The George Washington University School of Engineering and Applied Science Education We are conducting several studies using social media to better understand public health trends and misinformation around COVID-19. Project scoping Started
GraphLab and IDDP Mapping the Spread The George Washington University School of Engineering and Applied Science Education Dr. Howie Huang’s GraphLab, together with Dr. David Broniatowski and IDDP (Institute for Data, Democracy, and Politics) researchers, is working to map the prevalence and spread of attitudes towards COVID-19 on online social media platforms. They are examining repositories of social media data related to the epidemic, starting as early as January 2020, to map the spread of discussion, information, and attitudes towards the disease and the public health response to the outbreak. Project scoping Pending review