Nicolás Velasquez Hernandez

Nicolás Velasquez Hernandez
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Post-Doctoral Research Scientist of the Columbian College of Arts and Sciences

Nicolás Velasquez Hernandez is a political and data scientist with 15 years of experience in the analysis of civil wars, collective action, and on-line coordination. Currently, he is working in algorithmic detection of social and political coordination signals in on-line streams. Formerly a lecturer at Universidad Sergio Arboleda (Bogotá, Colombia), and at GWU’s Elliot School of International Affairs. He’s a former post-doctoral research scientist at GWU’s Department of Physics, and former Graduate Fellow at the University of Miami’s Center for Computational Sciences.

 


BA, Political Science. Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá (Colombia), 2006
MA, International Studies. University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL, 2016
PhD. International Studies. University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL, 2018