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Insight Data Science Fellowship Info Session

Wednesday, March 8, 2017
9:30 am to 10:30 am

The Insight Fellows Program is a training fellowship designed to bridge the gap between academia and a career in data science. Insight provides seven-week, full-time, postdoctoral training fellowships in Silicon Valley, New York and Boston. They offer a full tuition scholarship, dedicated office space, and project-based learning under the guidance of top industry mentors. Over 800 Insight alumni are now working at Facebook, Apple, LinkedIn, Twitter, Reddit, Netflix, NBC, MTV, Khan Academy, Biogen and other top companies.

In this info session, Yan Kou, head of Insight Health Data Science Fellowship program, will lead a discussion on careers in data science and data engineering. Yan Kou will provide a high-level overview of data science in industry and describe the Insight Fellows Program. The session will include time for Q&A, and advice for those interested in transitioning to careers in data science and data engineering. Bagels and coffee will be provided. Learn more at:

This event is part of the 2016-17 Careers Beyond Academia Series, co-sponsored by The Graduate School's Professional Development Series, the Duke Career Center, and the Office of Postdoctoral Services. Questions about this event? Questions? Email Molly Starback, Director of Postdoctoral Services, at

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Jones Building, Room 143
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  • Professional Development