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Heather Turner | Elance
 
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Heather Turner

Statistician/R Programmer
   United Kingdom
  |   Ramsgate, Kent
  |  1:04 pm Local Time

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Motivated and reliable PhD-qualified statistician with internationally recognised expertise in R programming. Over ten years experience providing statistical and programming support to investigators in statistics, social science, drug discovery, bioinformatics and agriculture.

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Mar 24, 2016|Data Science|$17,750|Completed
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Sep 14, 2015|Statistics|$891|Completed
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Jul 23, 2015|Data Analysis|$0|Completed
Feb 19, 2015|Other - Data Science|$150|Completed
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The challenge was to apply hierarchical clustering to a large data set (600000...
http://stackoverflow.com/a/27431981/173755
Given a set of edges between nodes, the challenge was to produce a graph in which the...
http://stackoverflow.com/a/26362565/173755
The challenge was to produce a visualisation that made it easier to see where different...
http://stackoverflow.com/a/26807653/173755
This visualisation was used to summarise a data set on votes in the US House of...
http://www.slideshare.net/htstatistics/gn-min-r
The challenge was to allow for tied outcomes in paired comparison data. My...
http://www.slideshare.net/htstatistics/turner-use-r2013talk
This project investigated the use of diagonal reference models as a tool for modelling...
http://www.slideshare.net/htstatistics/turner-rss2012
This visualisation was produced as part of a illustration of how to use the R package...
http://www.slideshare.net/htstatistics/from-l-to-n-nonlinear-predictors-in-generalized-models
The aim of this project was to implement a novel method for analysing EEG data in R. I...
http://gslcca.r-forge.r-project.org/
In this project I used the Bradley-Terry model to analyse the results of men's NCAA...
http://www.slideshare.net/htstatistics/turner-user2010
In this project I developed R/Shiny web apps to illustrate the process of linear...
https://github.com/hturner/shiny-demos

Skills (10)

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Statistical Consulting
Statistics
Biostatistics
Bioinformatics
Statistical Modeling
Multivariate Statistics
Statistical Programming
Statistical Computing
R
Bioconductor

Service Description

Services provided include:
- data analysis
- methodology studies
- development of custom R packages
- conversion of code from other software to R

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Employment

University of Warwick
Associate Fellow
2013 - Present
Freelance
Statistical/R Consultant
2011 - Present
Working as an independent consultant on a project basis, either analysing data for clients according to their requirements or providing technical support in using R.
University of Warwick
Senior Research Fellow
2011 - 2012
Investigating extensions and applications of Bradley-Terry models for paired comparisons data. Further developing the R package gnm for generalised nonlinear models.
Pfizer Ltd
Associate Director, Nonclinical Statistics
2011 - 2011
Providing statistical support for platform lines in early drug discovery, e.g. sample sizing, exploratory data analysis, statistical modelling and quality control. Also providing R support for...
University of Warwick
Senior Research Fellow/Research Fellow/Research As
2004 - 2010
Developing R packages implementing novel statistical methods; contributing to the development of these methods; teaching and supervising students.

Education

Exeter University
PhD Statistics
2001 - 2005
Reading University
BSc Applied Statistics
1996 - 2000
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R
statistics
modeling
analysis
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