BST 260: Introduction to Data Science


  • Lectures are 9:45-11:15am EST on Mondays & Wednesdays
  • We will be using R for all programming assignments and projects.


  • Dr. Heather Mattie
  • Lecturer on Biostatistics
  • Co-Director, Health Data Science Master’s Program

Teaching Assistants

  • Rolando Acosta
  • Jonathan Luu
  • Octavious Talbot
  • Stephanie Wu
  • Luli Zou

Office Hours

Note: all office hours will be held in-person AND online via Zoom links in Canvas.

Day Time Location
Monday 1-2pm FXB G03
Monday 2-3pm FXB G03
Tuesday 11am-12pm Kresge 205
Wednesday 8:30-9:30am Building 1, 4th Floor, Room 421A
Thursday 1-2pm FXB G03


Day Time Location
Wednesday 2-3:30pm Fall 1: Kresge 200
    Fall 2: Kresge 502
Thursday 3:45-5:15pm Online - Zoom link in Canvas

Note that all lectures and Lab sessions will be recorded and available on the course Canvas site.