Alex Jakubow is Director of Empirical Research and Data Services at the Lillian Goldman Law Library. He earned his Ph.D. in Political Science from Rutgers University and holds a dual B.A. in History and Political Science from the University of Richmond.
Prior to Yale, Alex was Associate Director of Empirical Research and Data Support Services at Duke University School of Law and Empirical Research Librarian at the University of Virginia School of Law. He has also taught classes in political science and research methodology at Rutgers University, California State University San Marcos, New Mexico State University, and the University of Virginia.
His teaching and research interests include causal inference, computational thinking, research data management, and reproducible social science.