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Michelle O. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Oct 22, 2014

Michelle O.

Quantitative Researcher & Academic Writer
   United States
  |   Seattle, WA

Overview

I am a PhD student holding a Master's degree in Sociology. I am a quantitative researcher with programming and statistical computing experience, paired with a knack for translating research for the general audience. Additionally, my area focus is Russia, and I have six years of formal training in Russian, plus two years of living abroad. I am happy to take on small translation projects.

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Service Description

Do you have a occasional small data analysis, white paper report, or fact checking projects? I am a quantitative social scientist. My research has centered on race and ethnicity, migration, and post-Soviet Russia. As a researcher, my job is to ask tough questions of theory, apply methods accurately and meaningfully, and translate the results to a general audience.

Services rendered in the past:

-Diagnose computational model
-Use graphs to visualize data to help determine model fit
-Write concise and clear paragraphs to translate results of a model
-Provide feedback on statistical modeling
-Manage a dataset
-Statistical Programming in Stata and R
-Copyedit a piece of academic writing
-Edit and provide feedback on college entrance essay

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Employment

University of Washington
Graduate Student
2012 - 2014

Education

University of Washington
Master of Sociology
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University of Michigan
Bachelor of Arts in Sociology
2003 - 2007
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Statistical programming
academic writing
editing
essay writing
college preparation
data analysis
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