Howdy!

You probably know me as the founder of R for the Rest of Us.

I love R now, but I had a really hard time learning it. That's why I love helping others avoid the pain I exeperienced.

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Or see some of the other projects I've worked on over the years →

Fútbol Americano

I completed my Ph.D. in anthropology at the University of California, San Diego in 2015. My dissertation looked at whether youth sports could serve as a tool for integration second generation immigrant children. Want to read all 247 pages? Here you go.

Mexican Migration Field Research Program

During my time at the University of California, San Diego, I was involved over six years (three as a researcher, three as the Field Research Coordinator and Instructor) with the Mexican Migration Field Research Program, a multi-year UCSD study on the impact of Mexican migration to the United States. From 2010 to 2013, I had a supervisory role, working with 30 researchers from the United States and Mexico, teaching research methodology, coordinating data collection in the United States and Mexico, and overseeing data analysis and the publication of books and journal articles.

XI Quarterly

XI Quarterly was a North American soccer magazine that produced three beautiful issues after a successful Kickstarter campaign that raised $15,000. Click on the links below to read the full issues, each of which featured 11 stories on a single topic of interest to North American soccer.

Issue One: Coming to America
Issue Two: Americans Abroad
Issue Three: Futbol Americano