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Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 Introduction

  2. Chapter 2 Case Studies in Miscommunication

    1. Rock Stars and Gods

    2. Apples and Oranges

  3. Chapter 3 A Survey of, and About, Professionals

    1. Clustering Data Scientists

    2. The Variety of Data Scientists

    3. Big Data

    4. Related Surveys

  4. Chapter 4 T-Shaped Data Scientists

    1. Evidence for T-Shaped Data Scientists

  5. Chapter 5 Data Scientists and Organizations

    1. Where Data People Come From: Science vs. Tools Education

    2. From Theory to Practice: Internships and Mentoring

    3. Teams and Org Charts

    4. Career Paths

  6. Chapter 6 Final Thoughts

  1. Appendix Survey Details

    1. Design and Invitation

    2. Skills List

    3. Non-negative Matrix Factorization

    4. Acknowledgements

  2. Colophon