## Experience

August 2016 - Present **Data Science Fellow**, *Berkeley Institute of Data Science, University of California, Berkeley*

August 2014 - May 2016 **Graduate Student Researcher (GSR)**, *Department of Statistics, University of California, Berkeley*

November 2016 - present **Visiting Student**, *Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco*

May 2016 - August 2016 **Quantitative Analyst Intern**, *Google, Seattle*

Spring 2015, Fall 2016 **Statistical Consultant**, *Department of Statistics, University of California, Berkeley*

February 2014 - July 2014 **Research Assistant**, *Melanoma Institute Australia and School of Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Sydney Australia*

## Education

(current) **PhD, Statistics** , *University of California, Berkeley*, Expected Graduation 2019

**Bachelor of Science (Advanced) (First Class Honours and University Medal in Statistics)**, *The University of Sydney, Australia*, Graduated November 2013

## Publications

**Barter RL**, Yu B (2017). Superheat: Supervised heatmaps for visualizing complex data, *(preprint) arXiv* http://arxiv.org/abs/1512.01524

**Barter RL**, Schramm SJ, Mann GJ, and Yang YH (2014). Network-based biomarkers enhance classical approaches to prognostic gene expression signatures, *BMC Systems Biology* www.biomedcentral.com/1752-0509/8/S4/S5

### On the web

**Barter RL**, Shrotriya S (2016). Integrated Data Analysis for Early Warning of Lung Failure. The Geisinger Collider Competition Winning Project. *ODBMS* http://www.odbms.org/2016/06/integrated-data-analysis-for-early-warning-of-lung-failure/

## Software

**superheat**, An R package with tools for visualizing and exploring data using supervised heatmaps.

## Teaching Experience

March 2017 - **Docathon Instructor**, Berkeley Institute of Data Science

Spring 2015 **Graduate Student Instructor (GSI)**, *Department of Statistics, University of California, Berkeley*

- STAT 135 Concepts in Statistics

March 2013 - July 2014 **Tutor**, *School of Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Sydney Australia*

- PHAR 2183 Therapeutic Principles (Mathematics and Statistics Tutorial)
- MATH 1902 Linear Algebra (Advanced)
- MATH 1005 Statistics

## Community

Spring 2017 **Founder and organizer**, Practical Statistics

- I founded and organized Practical Statistics: a group of graduate students, post-docs and research staff from the Statistics department, BIDS and D-Lab who meet to teach each other about statistical topics that are widely used in science, but rarely taught to statisticians.

2016/17 **Co-president**, Statistics Graduate Student Association (SGSA)

- Together with Kellie Ottoboni, I acted as the head of the graduate student body for the statistics department.

## Talks

### Conference Talks

March 2017 - **Organ transplantation in the presence of HIV**, Berkeley Statistics Annual Research Symposium (BSTARS 2017). [slides]

June 2016 - **Superheat: An R package for visualizing complex data**, UseR! 2016.

March 2016 - **Superheat: An R package for complex data visualization**, Berkeley Statistics Annual Research Symposium (BSTARS 2016).

July 2014 - **Network-based biomarkers enhance classical approaches to prognostic gene expression signatures**, InCoB2014 (International Conference on Bioinformatics 2014).

### Other Talks

May 2017 - **The Role of Machine Learning in Computerized Decision Making for Clinical Decision Support Systems in Healthcare**, UC Davis. [video, slides]

May 2017 - **Superheat: An R Package for Generating Beautiful, Extendable, Customizable Heatmaps**, Berkeley Institute for Data Science (BIDS) Faire 2017. [video, slides]

April 2017 - **Interactive Visualization in R**, SGSA Seminar Series. [slides]

April 2016 - **Correlation vs Causation: Why the Media Gets it Wrong!**, UC Berkeley Cal Day 2016. [slides]

October 2015 - **Supervised heatmaps: An R tool for complex data visualization**, Center for the Science of Information (CSoI) Virtual Brown Bag Seminar.

March 2013 - **Estimation in ACD and log-ACD models**, Big Day In, AMSI (Australian Mathematical Sciences Institute).