Samantha Chiu [Women Who Code]

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Public opinion, theories of representation, applied statistics, gender, sampling frames, hard-to-reach populations, war zones, elections

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Samantha Chiu specializes in the data collection of hard-to-reach populations in conflict and crisis zones. She is passionate about bridging the gender gap between men and women in the realm of data science and analytics. Her most recent gender-related projects include D3 System’s Women in Muslim Countries Project and the Gender Research Initiative.

Samantha has conducted extensive research around the world on women’s attitudes and gender gaps. She has also trained marginalized women on the scientific method, data entry and processing, and programming using statistical software. As a volunteer for Women Who Code and Statistics Without Borders, she conducts baseline evaluations and manages business development to expand computer programming opportunities for Women in Accra, Ghana.

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