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Western Data Science Solutions

Looking for help with statistics?

What do we offer?

Western Data Science Solutions (formerly the Data Analytics Help Service) offers statistical consulting and workshops on software and data analysis. These services are brought to you by the Department of Statistical and Actuarial Sciences in cooperation with Western Libraries and with generous support from Western University through targeted funding to the Faculty of Science.

The service offers short courses in R: see http://www.stats.uwo.ca/modules/piCal/?cid=00010 for availability.

Researchers seeking more extensive statistical consulting services, or customized workshops for students, faculty or staff can contact Dr. Vera Tai (vtai4@uwo.ca) to inquire about arrangements such as fee-for-service projects or collaborative research with faculty and/or graduate students in the Department of Statistical and Actuarial Sciences.

Where are we located?

The consulting service will be offered in Weldon Collaborative Technology Room 17A (in the Map and Data Centre on the ground floor of the D.B. Weldon Library), from Monday, January 16 through the term, concluding on April 6, 2017. The service will not operate during Reading Week (February 20-24).

What are our hours?

Consulting Hours for the January to April 2017 term:

Priority will be given to those with scheduled appointments. However, consultants will be happy to meet with you on a drop-in basis when they are not with another client.

How do you book a Western Data Science Solutions appointment?

Click the button below to book a consultation appointment.

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Please provide feedback!

If you have used the service (either through a scheduled appointment or drop-in), please complete the anonymous feedback form (http://goo.gl/forms/FHVBQhDZ3A) for each visit. Your responses will be used to evaluate the service, to help us improve the service and to help us secure support to keep it running!