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Beth Catlett - FSC Director (773) 325-4758 (773) 325-7150 - firstname.lastname@example.org
Jessica Bishop-Royse - Executive Director (773) 325-4957
Jessica Bishop-Royse is the Executive Director. She is interested in health disparities, infant and maternal health, methods, and statistics. She prefers an interdisciplinary approach, and often finds herself navigating the fields of sociology, demography, epidemiology, medicine, public health, and policy. She is well-versed in quantitative research methods and statistics.
Jessi joined the FSC in 2013 after completing a post-doctoral fellowship at the Florida State University College of Medicine. She earned her PhD in Sociology in 2010 from Florida State University.
Linda Levendusky - Projects Coordinator(773) 325-2164
Linda Levendusky has a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with more than a decade of experience in news reporting and editing, primarily for national and local news wire services in Chicago. Her responsibilities at the FSC include the coordination of a comprehensive on-line directory of ethnographic film archives and a compilation of media profiles of DePaul’s behavioral and social science researchers. Off the clock, Linda’s interest in the history of Modernism propels her to travel whenever she can for close-up views of threatened and rooted landmarks of Modernist architecture in the U.S. and Europe.
Nandhini Gulasingam - Senior Analyst - IT Solutions(773) 325-4917
Nandhini Gulasingam is a Senior Analyst for IT Solutions at the Faculty Scholarship Collaborative (FSC) at DePaul University and an adjunct faculty member in the Department of Geography and CDM where she teaches graduate, undergraduate and Ph.D courses on Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Data Sciences and Stastistics. At the FSC, she manages GIS, database, web development and data related projects including the faculty research labs. She also consults on faculty research projects involving data processing, analysis and visualization, GIS and technology related initiatives.
She is an experienced technology professional and teacher who has designed, developed, implemented and taught data science, statistics, GIS, database, web, mobile, and client-server applications for a variety of organizations in the private, public, not-for profit and educational sectors. Prior to coming to the U.S., Nandhini implemented software systems in the telecommunication, insurance, airline and shipping industries in the Middle East, Africa and the Indian subcontinent.
Nandhini holds an MS in Predictive Analytics, an MS in E-Commerce Technology and GIS Certification from DePaul University. She also has a BS in Math, Physics and Electronics from Bangalore University, India. In addition to GIS, data sciences, predictive analytics, her expertise also includes web development, all aspects of software development life cycle, and technology-related training. Her research interests are in geospatial intelligence, predictive analytics and visualization.