Senior Curriculum Developer at Codecademy
Nitya holds a Ph.d. in Physics (Astronomy) from NYU where she investigated how to infer star formation rates of galaxies from image data using data science techniques. Prior to Codecademy, she was working as a data scientist in AdTech. She is passionate about fairness, equity and diversity in tech and organizes for the NYC PyLadies and conferences like NYC PyData.
Nitya has created courses and skill paths relating to machine learning/AI across the Data Science catalog such as Feature Engineering, ML Fundamentals, Intermediate ML, Recommender Systems, Building a ML Pipeline.