IUSE Undergraduate Advisory Board

Abhishek Roy

IUSE Undergraduate Advisory Board
Economics
Data Science

I'm Abhishek Roy and I'm double majoring in Economics and Data Science. I've been a part of D-Lab's IUSE project since Spring 2020 and have truly found an organization that is not only passionate about Data Science but also strives to expand its reach equitably to all communities. I am involved in Research and Project Management roles in various departments and labs at Berkeley and I'm an Editor at the Berkeley Economic Review. I love diving into anything at the intersection of Data Science, Economics, Business, and Computational Social Science. Whenever I'm free, I love writing...

April Salazar

IUSE Undergraduate Advisory Board
Psychology

April's studies in Psychology has facilitated her interest in research methodology and analysis. At the core, she enjoys studying human preferences as well as heuristics, while working on experimental design and data interpretation. Her goal is to explore the barriers that underrepresented populations experience, and the potential pathways that can contribute to fostering an inclusive world for all.

Dustin Wallace

IUSE Undergraduate Advisory Board
Data Science

My name is Dustin Wallace, I am a 3rd-year transfer student from Fresno City College. I’m majoring in Data Science and plan to pursue a Master's of Financial Engineering or Master's of Information and Data Science after my time here at Cal. I'm a part of many communities on campus, such as reentry transfer students, Berkeley Underground Scholars, and EOP. My research deals with challenges faced by formerly incarcerated students within higher education, and private prisons. I am currently involved in student trading challenges where I compete against students from all over the world...

Esmeralda Michel

IUSE Undergraduate Advisory Board
Social Welfare

Hello! I am a third year undergraduate studying Social Welfare with minors in Public Policy and Education. I am passionate about the intersections of community organizing, research, and public policy. I also enjoy reading, running, and taking care of my plants!

Kelechi Nnebedum

IUSE Undergraduate Advisory Board
Letters and Sciences

Kelechi (she/her) is a third-year transfer student from Los Medanos College in Pittsburg, California. Here at Cal, she's studying data science with an emphasis in Cognition and is also part of the Data Science Undergraduate Studies Global Adoption Team. She's passionate about making data science equitable and accessible for all. In her free time, she enjoys reading, gardening, and listening to music.

Louie Ortiz

IUSE Undergraduate Advisory Board
Data Science

Louie is a third-year transfer student majoring in Data Science with an emphasis on Cognition. He hopes to analyze how data—both at the computational and human level—can advance our understanding of technology and its socio-cultural implications. He is a part of the IUSE Undergraduate Advisory Board; helping make Data Science at Berkeley inclusive and accessible to all.

Paul Terrell-Perica

IUSE Undergraduate Advisory Board
Data Science

I'm an undergraduate data science major interested in technological disarmament research and international affairs.

Shivani Patel

IUSE Undergraduate Advisory Board
Cognitive Science
Data Science

Hi! I’m a third-year at UC Berkeley studying Cognitive Science and minoring in Data Science. I will be pursuing a Doctorate of Physical Therapy with an emphasis in Sports Medicine but will be using my Data Science education as a way to enhance the field. I like learning about business models, impacted industries, and approaches to solving major problems in our world/communities.