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Ph. D. student @NYUDataScience @CSMaP_NYU. Social nets, simulation-based inference, probprog. Intern @Twitter, previously @AdobeResearch; ML + Physics @CERN
Nov 9, 2021 19 tweets 5 min read
I've reviewed about 14 statements of purpose this year from students and friends applying to #gradschool across MS CS, Data Science, Ph.D. CS, EE, and AI/ML-focused programs. Here's a 🧵of what I learned.

#AcademicChatter #SOP #phdlife 1. You need 2-3 weeks of writing with a solid 1.5-week gap in the middle to get that 'fresh' perspective on your own professional journey. Start early!