Jordan Weiss

Jordan Weiss

Postdoctoral Scholar
Data Science Fellow

University of California, Berkeley

Jordan Weiss is a demographer who studies population health and inequality. A central theme of his work concerns the integration of theories across multiple disciplines with advances in statistical and computational science to inform research design and translate findings into actionable, policy-relevant information.

Jordan earned his PhD in Demography and Sociology from the University of Pennsylvania where he also earned an MA in Statistics. He is currently a Postdoctoral Scholar in the Department of Demography and Data Science Fellow at the University of California, Berkeley.

Interests

  • Causal inference
  • Life course and aging
  • Machine learning
  • Population health
  • Risk and resilience factors for cognitive and mental health

Education

  • PhD, Demography and Sociology, 2020

    University of Pennsylvania

  • MA, Statistics, 2019

    The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

  • MA, Demography, 2018

    University of Pennsylvania

  • BSc, Economics and Mathematics, 2012

    University of Southern California