Staff

Jump to: Instructors, Teaching Assistants, Tutors/Readers.

Note: Consult the calendar for the most up-to-date office hours for each course staff.

Course Staff Email

Contact course staff via Ed with any questions or concerns. For sensitive matters, the staff email address data101@berkeley.edu is monitored by the instructors and a few lead TAs.

Instructors

Professor Lisa Yan

Professor Lisa Yan

She/Her/Hers

yanlisa@berkeley.edu

Course contact: data101@berkeley.edu

Teaching Assistants

Dana Benedicto

Dana Benedicto

She/Her/Hers

dbenedicto@berkeley.edu

hi everyone! i’m a senior studying data science who is looking forward to a great semester with you all <3

Frank Sifei Luan

Frank Sifei Luan

He/Him/His

lsf@berkeley.edu

I am a PhD student at the Sky Computing Lab at UC Berkeley. My research is on AI systems and cloud computing. Outside of school, I ski and fly airplanes.

Napoleon Vuong

Napoleon Vuong

He/Him/His

napo@berkeley.edu

I am a Senior Transfer student graduating this semester as a Data Science Major and am passionate about Data Science education! I have tutored Data 8 at UC Berkeley and San Francisco Community College and I am excited to teach Data Engineering!

Natalie Chan

Natalie Chan

She/Her/Hers

nataliechan@berkeley.edu

Hi, I’m Natalie! :D I’m a senior studying data science and economics. In my free time, I love exploring new bakeries & cafes and imagining my ideal animal crossing town. I’m super excited to meet y’all this semester! ✨

Ron Wang

Ron Wang

He/Him/His

yifengwang@berkeley.edu

Hi, I’m an incoming fourth year student studying CS + Econ. In my spare time I love cooking, playing soccer, and hiking the fire trails. Welcome to Data 101!

Tutors / Readers

Cassandra Calciano

Cassandra Calciano

She/Her/Hers

cassiecalciano@berkeley.edu

Hey, my name is Cassandra and I am a super senior studying Data Science and Slavic literature! I love learning languages (computer and foreign), cooking, and doing yoga.

Mackenzie Moffit

Mackenzie Moffit

She/Her/Hers

mackenzie.moffit@berkeley.edu

Hi, I’m Mackenzie, and I’m a senior majoring in data science and public health. I’m excited to meet everyone and am looking forward to the semester!

Yuto Nishida

Yuto Nishida

He/Him/His

yuto@berkeley.edu

Hi! I’m a senior from the Bay Area / Indiana / San Diego studying CS. I work on Metalift, a verified lifting platform. In my free time, I like cooking and eating, watching House MD, and writing QMK firmware for my keyboard. See you all soon!