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7 new R jobs (2015-02-23)

February 23, 2015
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7 new R jobs (2015-02-23)

This is the bimonthly post (for 2015-02-23) for new R Jobs from R-users.com. If you are an employer who is looking to hire people from the R community, please visit this link to post a new R job (it’s free and quick). If you are a job seekers, please follow the links below to learn more and apply for your job of interest (or visit previous R jobs posts). Full-Time Machine Learning...

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Online course: Survey Analysis in R with Thomas Lumley

February 17, 2015
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On March 20, Thomas Lumley, the creator of the R Package “Survey”, will give an online course (in statistics.com) titled “Survey Analysis in R” The purpose of this 4-week online course, is to teach survey researchers who are familiar with R how to use it in survey research. The course uses Lumley’s Survey package. You will learn how to...

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Applied Predictive Modeling – a live stream seminar with Max Kuhn

February 17, 2015
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Vivian Zhang and NYC-Open-Data will be hosting Max Kuhn’s event and do live streaming from 7pm to 9pm in nyc on Feb 18th: http://www.meetup.com/NYC-Open-Data/events/218865617/ The link for live streaming will be available on twitter @NycDataSci around 6:30pm tmr. ==================================== Max Kuhn, Director is Nonclinical Statistics of Pfizer and also the author of Applied Predictive Modeling. He will join us and...

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8 new R jobs (2015-02-10)

February 10, 2015
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8 new R jobs (2015-02-10)

This is the bimonthly R Jobs post (for 2015-02-10), based on the R-bloggers’ sister website: R-users.com. If you are an employer who is looking to hire people from the R community, please visit this link to post a new R job (it’s free, and registration takes less than 10 seconds). If you are a job seekers, please follow the links below to learn more and apply for your job of interest (or visit previous...

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Enhancing R for Distributed Computing

February 10, 2015
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Enhancing R for Distributed Computing

A summary of a recent workshop at HP Labs addressed “Distributed Computing in R”

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The R Journal, Volume 6/2, December 2014 – is now online!

February 4, 2015
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The new issue of The R Journal is now available! You may Download the complete issue, or choose your pleasure from the following links: Table of contents Editorial Deepayan Sarkar Contributed Research Articles Coordinate-Based Meta-Analysis of fMRI Studies with R Andrea Stocco Automatic Conversion of Tables to LongForm Dataframes Jimmy Oh Prinsimp Jonathan Zhang, Nancy Heckman, Davor Cubranic, Joel G. Kingsolver, Travis...

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5 new R jobs (2015-01-26)

January 26, 2015
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5 new R jobs (2015-01-26)

This is the bimonthly R Jobs post (for 2015-01-26), based on the R-bloggers’ sister website: R-users.com. If you are an employer who is looking to hire people from the R community, please visit this link to post a new R job (it’s free, and registration takes less than 10 seconds). If you are a job seekers, please follow the links below to learn more and apply for your job of interest (or visit previous...

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8 new R jobs (2015-01-12)

January 12, 2015
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8 new R jobs (2015-01-12)

This is the bimonthly R Jobs post (for 2015-01-12), based on the R-bloggers’ sister website: R-users.com. If you are an employer who is looking to hire people from the R community, please visit this link to post a new R job (it’s free, and registration takes less than 10 seconds). If you are a job seekers, please follow the links below to learn more and apply for your job of interest (or visit previous...

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Top 77 R posts for 2014 (+R jobs)

January 7, 2015
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Top 77 R posts for 2014 (+R jobs)

R-bloggers.com is 5 years old this month! In celebration, this post share links to the top 77 most read R posts of 2014 (+stats on R-bloggers, + top R jobs for the beginning of 2015)

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How to extract a data.frame from string data

December 28, 2014
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A guest article by Asher Raz, PhD, CareerHarmony Sometimes, data of subjects are recorded on a server (e.g. SQL server) as string data records for each subject. In some cases we need only a part of those string data for each subject and we need it as numerical data (e.g. as a data.frame). How can we get the required...

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