About Us

The Data Institute at the University of San Francisco brings USF to the forefront of applied data science. As the umbrella organization for interdisciplinary data science research, degree programs and continuing education, the Data Institute creates new avenues for connections to industry, research, and educational opportunities.

Associated Faculty

Faculty Director
David Uminsky
(415) 422-6637
duminsky@usfca.edu

Associate Director of Partnerships
Nick Ross
(415) 422-4527
ncross@usfca.edu

Associate Director of Research
James Wilson
(415) 422-6243
jdwilson4@usfca.edu

Staff

Director of Operations
Mindi Mysliwiec
(415) 422-4743
mmysliwiec@usfca.edu

Mindi Mysliwiec is the Director of Operations for the Data Institute. Working closely with the Academic Director, she oversees the planning and implementation of our activities, memberships, training and certificate programs. Mindi handles the day-to day operations and serves as a liaison with USF administration and our members.

Assistant Director of Data Institute and MS Data Science
Kirsten Keihl
(415) 422-4868
klheihl@usfca.edu

Kirsten Keihl is the Assistant Director of the Data Institute and MS Data Science program. Kirsten focuses on admissions and student services for MS Data Science as well as certificates, trainings and programming for the Data Institute.

Program Assistant
Leslie Blakeman
(415) 422-4867
lblakeman@usfca.edu

Leslie Blakeman is the Program Assistant for the Data Institute and MS in Data Science. Leslie handles frontline communication for certificate students and manages event planning for the Data Institute.

Contact Info

The Data Institute

Mon-Fri, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

101 Howard St. Suite 500, San Francisco, CA 94105 (415) 422-4743