Brad Weiner is the Interim Chief Data Officer at The University of Colorado Boulder.

He lives in Erie, CO.

Perspectives and ideas on this site are my own and do not represent current or past employers.


  • Data Science + Education Policy
  • Open Source Data Science in R/Python
  • Data Science Leadership
  • Data Governance in Higher Education
  • Enrollment Management
  • Institutional Advancement
  • University Finance


  • PhD, Educational Policy and Administration, 2014

    University of Minnesota, Twin-Cities

  • M.Ed, Higher Education Administration, 2006

    Peabody College, Vanderbilt University

  • BA, English, 2002

    The University of Kansas

Recent Work

Blog Posts

Lessons Learned from Building a Silly Twitter Bot

Why Have Side Projects? Whenever I am asked the best ways to learn data science, I always encourage folks to find a problem to solve …