Abram Handler

PhD Student


Abram Handler studies natural language processing and machine learning with Prof. Brendan O'Connor. He is interested in using techniques from data science and human computer interaction to answer questions about society and politics. Before coming to U. Mass, he worked as a software developer with the Louisiana Office of Public Health and as a data journalist with The Lens, a nonprofit news website covering New Orleans. He earned a BA in philosophy from Columbia University and an MS in Computer Science from the University of New Orleans.