Instructor Profile
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Name
Dr Nisha Arora

Profile Summary
Proficient educator, passionate trainer, occasional writer, a YouTuber, and a learner forever.

Languages
English + Hindi

Experience

Dr Arora has more than a decade’s experience in teaching, research & training in the area of Mathematics / Statistics / Operations Research / Data Science, Machine Learning & related tools.

Her educational background in mathematics and corporate training experience in data science facilitates her to communicate effectively with both sides and help them better understand one another. Learning new skill sets excites her & she is fanatical about knowledge sharing by using interactive pedagogical tools. She loves to interact with the learners, enhances their participation and attainment, and more importantly to create an improved learning environment.

Skills set:

  • Software tools / Enviornments: Python, R, Jupyter, Colab, IBM SPSS Statistics, Excel for Analytics (Proficient), STATA, Eviews, Tableau, PowerBI, shinyR, flexdashboard, Tensor Flow, Keras, pycaret (Semi-Proficient), Git, Statistica, SQL (Novice)

  • Algorithms / Techniques: bivariate, multivariate analysis, Linear Models (Linear & Logistic regression, ridge, Lasso, Elastic Net), Non-Linear Models (Polynomial regression, Step Function, Smoothing Splines), SVM, ANN, CNN, Decision Trees, Random Forest, Bagging, Boosting, Stacking, Hypothesis Testing, Object-wise analysis, Clustering, Resampling, Optimization, Operations Management and Data Analysis, Gradient Descent Algorithms, Normal Equation Method (Proficient), Categorical Data Analysis, Survival Analysis, Multivariate Analysis, Factor Analysis, Time Series Analysis, Deep Learning, CNN, Text Mining, Data Storytelling, Even Driven Programming (Semi-Proficient)

  • Domains: Data Science | ML | Analytics | Statistics | Mathematics | R | Python | SPSS | Excel

Experience:

  • 5 years freelancing experience in corporate training in Data Science, Machine Learning & Analytics areas
  • 7 years of academic experience with wide ranging courses from applied sciences, engineering and management for UG, PG, Executives & Ph.D. courses:
    • Assistant Professor: G.D. Goenka University
    • Assistant Professor: Amity University, Gurgaon
    • Assistant Professor: Jodhpur National University
  • 15 research papers/abstracts published

Education / Certifications
  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) Mathematics (Operations Research) - Inventory Models
  • Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.) Mathematics
  • Master of Science (M.Sc.) Mathematics
  • Certifications:
    • Data Analysis with R
    • Data Analysis with SPSS
    • Optimization and its Applications
    • Stochastic Process Modelling: Concepts, Theory and Applications
    • Training Program on Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt
  • Recipient of ‘Gargy Prize’ by the Government of Rajasthan

Courses offered by Dr Nisha Arora