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Data scientists face burnout due to work-related stress

This is an article published in Information-Age, based on a SAS survey interviewing practitioners in UK. Here I provide the highlights and a link to the survey (in the next paragraph).

Data scientists face burnout due to work-related stress

Over half of data scientists are reportedly suffering from some level of work-related stress, with one in four men and almost a third of women identified as being heavily stressed, according to new research into What Makes a Great Data Scientist?

This kind of adaptation is common in a...

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Book: Modern Optimization with R

Modern Optimization with RModern Optimization with R, by Paulo Cortez, Springer, 2014

http://www.springer.com/mathematics/book/978-3-319-08262-2

The goal of this book is to gather in a single document the most relevant concepts related to modern optimization methods, showing how such concepts and methods can be addressed using the open source, multi-platform R tool. Modern optimization methods, also known as metaheuristics, are particularly useful for solving complex problems for which no specialized...

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UBC: Data Science, Canada Research Chair Tier 1

U. of British ColumbiaAt: U. of British Columbia
Location: Vancouver, BC, Canada
Web: science.ubc.ca/datacrc


The Faculty of Science at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada, seeks candidates for a Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Data Science, at a senior tenured associate professor or professor level. Salary commensurate with experience and research record.

The successful candidate will be synergistic with existing efforts across the Faculty and may be primarily involved in developing...

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