Research Software Engineer

Angel Daza

Angel studied Computer Systems Engineering at Tecnológico de Monterrey, and a MSc in Computer Science at Instituto Politécnico Nacional. He worked as a web and mobile developer and as a data scientist in the industry for several years in Mexico City. He then obtained a PhD in Computational Linguistics at the University of Heidelberg in Germany. He also worked for three years as a postdoc at the VU Amsterdam, where he participated in the InTaVia project, contributing with natural language processing methods for complementing a knowledge graph that comprised a subset of Europe’s cultural history, including data on individual artists, cultural objects, and groups or organizations.

Angel joined the eScience Center in January 2024 as a Research Software Engineer.

Key skills:

  • Python
  • Machine Learning
  • Digital Humanities
  • Model Evaluation