Staff and Services

What Do We Do?

  • Find and prepare datasets for in-class exercises
  • Help students and faculty with data collection and analysis
  • Provide experiential learning for student mentors
  • Create interactive data visualizations
  • Host workshops on new analytic and theoretical approaches to data analysis
  • Provide assistance for students, faculty, and staff with data-driven software (i.e., ArcGIS, NVivo, R, SPSS, Stata, Tableau, etc.) via workshops and tutorials
  • Develop and guide classroom exercises using spatial, qualitative, and quantitative data analysis

Who Are We?

DASIL Faculty and Staff

Please contact us to discuss how DASIL can best provide service to your class, research, or project.

  • Xavier Escandell (Director; Associate Professor of Anthropology)
  • Jarren Santos ’17 (Data Scientist)
  • Denali Carpenter ’19 (Post-Baccalaureate)
  • Julia Bauder (Social Studies and Data Librarian)
    • Email: bauderj@grinnell.edu; Phone: x4431

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What Are Our Hours?

  • Morning:
    • Monday to Friday, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
  • Afternoon:
    • Monday to Friday, 1:00 – 5:00 pm
  • Evening:
    • Sunday to Thursday, 7:00 – 11:00 pm

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