Roger Beecham

Roger Beecham

Associate Professor in Visual Data Science

University of Leeds

Biography

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Roger Beecham is Associate Professor in Visual Data Science at University of Leeds. He joined Leeds in 2017 after completing a PhD and postdoc at the giCentre. His research develops, applies and evaluates visualization techniques in the analysis of large social science datasets. This spans several disciplinary areas: Information Visualization, Spatial Statistics, Transport, Political Geography and Crime Science. He has published methodological research in top journals in Data Visualization (e.g. IEEE TVCG) as well as applied studies in leading journals in Transport (TRC) and Geography (E&P A).

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Interests
  • Data Visualization
  • Applied Data Science
  • Computational Statistics
  • Open Science
  • Transportation
Education
  • PhD in Geographic Information Science, 2014

    City, University of London

  • BA in Geography, 2006

    Durham University

Experience

 
 
 
 
 
University of Leeds
Associate Professor
University of Leeds
Aug 2021 – Present Leeds, UK
 
 
 
 
 
University of Leeds
Lecturer
University of Leeds
Sep 2017 – Jul 2021 Leeds, UK
 
 
 
 
 
City, University of London
Research Fellow
City, University of London
Jul 2014 – Aug 2017 London, UK
 
 
 
 
 
City, University of London
PhD Student
City, University of London
Oct 2011 – Jun 2014 London, UK
 
 
 
 
 
YouGov
Senior Researcher
YouGov
Aug 2010 – Sep 2011 London, UK

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