Data Science Clinic

We are happy to announce the Collaboratory Clinic, an appointment-based free consulting service for students and researchers at Columbia University that offers assistance with planning and executing data driven research projects, including help with data visualization, analysis and prediction, both in conceptual terms and with concrete software implementations. Click here to request an appointment.

The Collaboratory Clinic will provide free in-person assistance with data science related queries to any member of the Columbia Community. We can provide help with:

  • Designing data-driven applications.
  • Data collection and storage issues.
  • Data analysis in Python, R, Matlab, SQL, C++, Java and other languages.
  • Choosing analysis and machine learning approaches.
  • Image recognition and image analysis.
  • Text processing, language understanding and topic modelling tasks.
  • Validating data driven analysis.

If you would like assistance, please fill out the form at

If you prefer to talk to us in person, you can find the Collaboratory Clinic at the Studio@Butler, 208b Butler Library, Thursdays 3:00–5:00 PM. However, sending a request per the form above will ensure that we can help you in the best possible way.

Data Science help at the Collaboratory Clinic

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