Here are profiles of everyone hosting the ResearcHers Code's Twitter account.
You can click on the images or dates to read their previous tweets on our account and follow them on their accounts too.
26th April - 2nd May
Garnett is a data and digital rights researcher from Kenya working at Pollicy in Kampala, Uganda working to innovate government service delivery across Africa. Specifcally her research is in content moderation and digital inequalities.
29th March - 4th April
Petra is a PhD student in computer and cognitive science at the University of Bremen researching into spatial cognition in everyday tasks. She uses pattern recognition and sequence prediction with machine learning and AI methods.
15th - 21st February 2021
Paloma is a PhD candidate in Epidemiology at the Erasmus MC. Paloma’s research is focused in applying causal inference methods in cohort studies, specifically to emulate target trials for long-term exposures related to dementia and to understand the role of competing events in this setting.
25th - 31st January 2021
Simona Picardi, PhD
Simona is a postdoctoral fellow at Utah State University. She uses tracking technology to study how animals move across the landscape and what factors shape their movement patterns, with particular focus on sage-grouse of North America. She also created an R package called nestR to analyse the movement of breeding birds.
7th - 13th December 2020
Laura is a computer vision engineer at Unitary where she builds computer vision models to ensure safe media content online. Laura’s work aims to detect potentially undesirable or harmful content such as hate speech or NSFW visual content by combining different modalities like images, videos and text.
16th - 22nd November 2020
Christine Boinett, PhD
Christine is a postdoctoral fellow at the Wellcome Sanger Institute at Cambridge researching into the genomics of antimicrobial resistance. Christine is a co-creator of the Digital Mentor Podcast - a podcast on mentoring, research & career development.
21st - 27th September 2020
Olatz is our Podcast Co-Host here at ResearcHers Code! Olatz is a PhD student in Genetics and Nutrition at King's College London, focusing on gene-environment interplay and how they shape our health.
13th July - 19th July 2020
N'Vida is a science entrepreneur majoring in Applied and Computational Math Science with a passionate for psychology and AI, and is host of the Reading Scientific Paper podcast
22nd June - 28th June 2020
Markia is a PhD student at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill exploring the interplay of genomics and the environment on cancer susceptibility, and their effect on racial health disparities
11th May - 17th May 2020
Danielle Lemmon, PhD
Danielle recently defended her PhD in climate science at University of Colorado Boulder. Danielle specialises in El Niño-Southern Oscillation, tropical Pacific phenomenon that widely impacts global climate.
29th Mar - 5th Apr 2020
Sophie Okolo, MPH
Sophie is a researcher turned science writer in Health Tech and consultant at Global Health Aging. Sophie holds a bachelor’s degree in bioinformatics, master’s degree in public health.
8th Mar - 15th Mar 2020
PhD candidate at ETH Zürich studying the impacts of the Amazon River on the carbon cycling of the Atlantic Ocean. Domitille is using 3D complex models to simulate the Atlantic Ocean's physics and biogeochemistry.
16th Feb - 23rd Feb 2020
PhD Candidate in Entomology and Intl Agriculture & Development at Penn State University. Hannah works on mange in bears, coyotes, and foxes. And also extension
education on ticks and vector-borne diseases.
6th Jan - 12th Jan 2020
PhD Candidate in Cognitive Neuroscience at Bangor University, studying how the human brain prepares for speech. Lilian also had a recent transition into industry working as a Speech Scientist in an AI company.
1st Dec - 8th Dec 2019
Neuroscience PhD student at UCLA studying learned vocal communication. Caitlin is using songbird model to treat non-verbal patients with autism.
22nd Sep - 29th Sep 2019
Neuroimaging PhD student from King's College London working on the pharmacological and computational aspects of visual hallucination in Parkinson's.
3rd Jun - 10th Jun 2019
PhD student at the Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics at the Australian National University studying star and planetary formation
13th - 19th December
Anna Schultze, PhD
Anna is an epidemiologist at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine working on collecting health data to study the safety and efficacy of medicines. Anna also works on OpenSAFELY (a secure analytics platform for NHS electronic health records) for Covid-19.
25th - 31st October
Genevieve G. Mount, PhD
Genevieve is a postdoctoral scientist in Utah State studying the loss of vocal sacs in frogs and toads and has a PhD in phylogenetic methods.
27th Sep - 3rd Oct
Bea Costa Gomes, PhD
Bea is a biomedical engineer and postdoctoral researcher at The Alan Turing Institute, applying machine learning on images from electron microscopy. She also does stand-up comedy and is a co-host for The Turing podcast.
19th - 25th April
Maysa Macedo, PhD
Maysa is a researcher in computer science and medical imaging in Brazil. She is an expert in developing machine learning algorithms in Python. Outside her work, she applies her knowledge in identifying racial bias in texts.
22nd - 28th March
Danielle Bodicoat, PhD
Danielle is medical statistician and writer and completed her PhD in epidemiology. She now runs a consultancy called Simplified Data, specialising in clinical trials and evidence synthesis.
1st - 7th March
Samantha L Wilson, PhD
Samantha is a postdoctoral researcher at Princess Margaret Cancer Centre in Toronto. A geneticist turned-computational biologist, Samantha uses genomics to understand pregnancy complications.
8th - 14th February 2021
Samantha is a PhD student at the University of Birmingham researching into genetic and environmental risks of patients with inflammation using machine learning, natural language processing and ontologies in Python.
18th - 24th January 2021
Camila Rangel Smith, PhD
Camila is a data scientist at the Alan Turing Institute in London and has a PhD in particle physics working on the ATLAS Experiment of the Large Hadron Collider at CERN. She also created the community Cevale2ve to help physics students go into higher education in Venezuela, Columbia and Peru.
30th Nov - 6th December 2020
Ines Belgacem, PhD
Ines is a research fellow at the European Space Agency at the European Space and Astronomy Centre. Ines’ work focuses on the study of icy surfaces in our solar system – specifically, Jupiter's icy moons Europa, Ganymede and Callisto.
9th - 15th November 2020
Ada is a bioinformatics PhD student at King's College London researching into the genetics of psychosis and exploring symptoms related to different psychosis trajectories.
14th - 20th September 2020
Ashley Holub, PhD
Ashely received her PhD in epidemiology from the University of Rochester Medicine and Dentistry. Ashley has conducted research in mental health, emergency medicine, pediatrics, bit of cardiology, and is currently a postdoc in industry working on joint replacement in orthopedics.
24th August - 30th August 2020
Adrienne is a medical informatics PhD student at Columbia University researching into patient generated data & personal informatics tools in women's health
27th July - 2nd August 2020
Nina is a graduate student at MIT Media Lab exploring human identity through interactive expereinces using a combination of computer science, art and design
6th July - 12th July 2020
Vivian is a 3rd year bioinformatics undergraduate student at the University of Waterloo, Ontario, passionate about sci-comm and empowering youth & girls in STEM through inclusion, accessibility & community
25th May - 31st May 2020
Jaky is a combined PhD candidate in Epidemiology & Computer Science at Western University. Jaky researches on the use of data to support complex decisions and equitable primary healthcare, and this includes developing machine learning for multimorbidity.
13th Apr - 19th Apr 2020
Rachel Sippy, PhD
Rachel is postdoctoral researcher at UFlorida and SUNY Upstate Medical School. She works in infectious disease epidemiologist, looking at seasonality, and climate/environment influences on disease.
1st Mar - 8th Mar 2020
PhD candidate in applied linguistics at University of Arizona focusing on langue use and acquisitions. Adriana also does linguistics, computational linguistics and data science
9th Feb - 16th Feb 2020
Computational nuclear engineering PhD student at University of Wisconsin-Madison. Kalin develops methods and tools for simulating radiation transport.
15th Dec - 21st Dec 2019
Brónagh McCoy, PhD
Postdoctoral researcher in cognitive neuroscience at Cambridge University. Brónagh studies reinforcement learning in Parkinson’s disease, autism and anxiety using eye tracking, fMRI and pharmacology.
24th Nov - 1st Dec 2019
PhD student at Cornell University testing superconducting devices & design cryogenic cameras to take pictures of the most ancient light in the universe.
3rd Nov - 10th Nov 2019
PhD candidate in the photonics and nanotechnology research group at King's College London. Michela research interests are in the theoretical and experimental exploration of the degrees of freedom of light and their mutual interaction.
29th Apr - 6th May 2019
Dr April Wright
Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences, researcher in phylogenetics and comparative biology and teacher in computational evolutionary biology at Southeastern Louisiana University
17th Mar - 25th Mar 2019
Astrophysics PhD student investigating water sustainability on exoplanets at The Australian National University and Mount Stromlo Observatory
6th - 12th December
Sara Villa, PhD
Sara is a postdoctoral researcher studying molecular neuroscience at King's College London. As well as coding, Sara tweets about living with and managing chronic pain.
11th - 17th October
Nilovna Chatterjee, PhD
Nilovna is a crop modeling scientist at CIBOTech working in crop and soil model development, improvement, and performance testing with a focus on regenerative agriculture.
20th - 26th September
Srishti Nayak, PhD
Srishti is a research scientist working in the intersection of language, music science, speech, reading and development at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.
12th - 18th April
Adawiah Zainal, PhD
Ada is a bioinformatician at the agricultural institute in Kuala Lumpur. She uses bioinformatics approaches to unlock the wealth of information in rice and tropical fruits.
15th - 21st March
Rasheedat Atinuke Jamiu
Rasheedat is a student of information technology at Bayero University Kano, working in data science and data visualisations and part of the She Codes Africa Mentorship program.
22nd - 28th February 2021
Kimberly is a Chemical Informaticist for a major DC organization and a PhD Candidate in Health Informatics. She is also the co-founder of BlackTIDES, focused in the fields of Technology, Informatics, Data Science, Epidemiology, and Social Sciences.
1st - 7th February 2021
11th - 17th January 2021
Becky is a PhD student and lecturer at the University of Worcester, and a mother to two young children. Her research is in riverbank erosion using very high-resolution terrestrial laser scanning.
23rd - 29th November 2020
Laura is a geospatial engineer working with a social enterprise in Nairobi, as well as supporting student-led clubs that provide technical training on geospatial technology with open data and free and open source software.
2nd - 8th November 2020
Tejaswi is a computer vision researcher at the Bosch Research and Technology Center in India. Tejaswi specialises in understanding scenes and images for autonomous vehicles.
4th - 11th October 2020
Emily Rickman, PhD
Emily received her PhD from Geneva Observatory, Switzerland, working on two large surveys to directly image exoplanets around young stars in the mid-infrared. Emily is now an astrophysicist with European Space Agency Research and Space Telescope Science Institute. Emily’s work focuses on finding planets outside of our Solar System (aka Exoplanets).
10th August - 16th August 2020
Vicky is a bioinformatics PhD student at King's College London researching antimicrobial resistance and also our Founder of ResearcHers Code.
20th July - 26th July 2020
Ufuoma is a second year graduate student at the Space Enabled group at MIT researching into space technology to support healthy and equitable socio-economic and environmental ecosystems in West Africa
29th June - 5th July 2020
Jenea is a PhD student in Genomics & Computational Biology at the University of Pennsylvania and founder of The Black Women in Computational Biology Network
27th Apr - 3rd May 2020
Paulette Vincent-Ruz, PhD
Paulette is a postdoctoral researcher at University of Michigan. Her research focuses on discipline based education research on chemistry.
23rd Feb - 1st Mar 2020
Research assistantat Yale University. Sophie studies the cognitive and affective processes underlying major psychiatric disorders using computational modelling, behavioral testing and neuroimaging.
2nd Feb - 9th Feb 2020
PhD candidate at University of Arizona. Amy researches how atmospheric circulations above influence the success and growth of plants and animals below.
12th Jan - 19th Jan 2020
Neurologist and a PhD candidate at University College London. Angelika studies visual hallucinations in Parkinson’s and Dementia with Lewy Bodies.
8th Dec - 15th Dec 2019
Neuroscience and cell biology PhD student at University of Luxembourg. Nathasia makes use of human derived stem cells and advanced 3D mini brains in order to model and study Parkinson’s disease.
17th Nov - 24th Nov 2019
PhD student in atmospheric science at MIT. Lyssa is working on the intersection of atmospheric chemistry, international policy making, and health and economic outcomes.
29th Sep - 6th Oct 2019
Amy Davies, PhD
Postdoc from Edinburgh University working on interdisciplinary project developing an imaging and labelling approach to enhance preclinical evaluation of drugs.
8th Sep - 15th Sep 2019
PhD student from Network Science Institute at Northeastern University. Sarah studies political behaviour and communication and develop new methods in NLP, network analysis and machine learning.
19th Aug - 26th Aug 2019
PhD student in the Computational Biology program at Cornell University researching data integration, experimental design, and network inference in genomics applications.
29th Jul - 5th Aug 2019
Postdoctoral research fellow at the University of Arizona Cancer Center researching epidemiology of H. pylori and gastric cancer in Latinx populations
10th Jun - 17th Jun 2019
PhD student interning at RStudio on implementing calibrated peer review in data science while studying Political Science and International Relations at the University of Southern California
20th May - 27th May 2019
Machine learning researcher at the Institute of Data Science, National University of Singapore working with artificial intelligence in healthcare
11th Mar - 17th Mar 2019
PhD Candidate in Biochemistry and Biophysics at Oregon State University studying protein structure and dynamics using nuclear magnetic resonance