Project Description

Dr. Rachel Schutt is the Chief Data Scientist at News Corp, which owns The Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones, New York Post, Times of London, The Sun, The Australian; and Harper Collins. Previously, Rachel was a statistician at Google Research and holds patents based on her work in the areas of social networks, large data sets, experimental design and machine learning.

She is the co-author of the book “Doing Data Science” based on a class she created and taught at Columbia University. Rachel was named a World Economic Forum Young Global Leader in 2015, and is on the 2014 Crain’s New York Business 40 under 40 list.

She earned her PhD in Statistics from Columbia University, a Masters degree in mathematics from NYU, and a Masters degree in Engineering-Economic Systems and Operations Research from Stanford University.

Dr. Rachel Schutt
Dr. Rachel SchuttChief Data Scientist at News Corp