Carnegie Mellon University

Nynke  Niezink

Nynke Niezink

Assistant Professor

5000 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213


I am an assistant professor in the Department of Statistics and Data Science. Prior to joining the department in 2018, I was a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Groningen. I have M.Sc. degrees in Applied Mathematics and in Behavioral and Social Sciences, and B.Sc. degrees in Mathematics and in Pedagogy and Educational Sciences.

Specific Research Interests

My research interests include the development of statistical methods for network analysis, with applications in education, health sciences and management. Most recently I have been working on methods for criminal network data.

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