Dan Davison's Classroom

Senior Director of Studies

Dr. Dan Davison completed his PhD in 2006 the University of Chicago, on computational statistical methodologies for inference from DNA sequence data. He completed his field work on birds in Amazonian Brazil. He was subsequently a post-doctoral researcher at the University of Oxford in human population genetics where he worked on genome-wide association studies and inference of population structure. After completing his post-doctoral work at Oxford, Dr. Davison transitioned to tech, and is now a senior software engineer at Counsyl, a biotechnology company in San Francisco, California.

As a Senior Director of Studies with EDeeU Education, Dr. Davison supports students learning software engineering, statistics, population genetics and evolutionary biology.



Oakland, California


Primary Subjects:

  • Software Engineering

  • Statistics

  • Population genetics and evolutionary biology

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