This episode of Streaming Science features Dr. Jennifer Clarke, the Director of the Quantitative Life Sciences Initiative (QLSI) at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln interviewed by AESC undergraduate student Hannah Borg. QLSI is a faculty-led initiative to develop research and educational opportunities in data science for the life sciences.
Have you ever heard the term ‘big data’ and aren’t really sure exactly what it is? This is the podcast for you, then. Dr. Clarke and Hannah Borg dive deeper into what ‘big data’ is and what ‘big data’ looks like. Also, Dr. Clarke talks about what QLSI does, how it supports production agriculture and many research areas, as well as her career trajectory that breaks typical scientist stereotypes.