Kaiser Fung is best known for creating the premier blog on data visualization, Junk Charts (http://junkcharts.typepad.com). He has taught data visualization courses at Columbia Business School, and New York University. He is founder of Principal Analytics Prep (http://principalanalyticsprep.com), an intensive, 12-week training program for new professionals in analytics for business units, such as marketing and operations. He was founding director of Columbia’s Master of Science in Applied Analytics. In his corporate career, Kaiser built and managed data teams at SiriusXM Radio, Vimeo, American Express and [X+1] (now part of Rocketfuel).
Kaiser is also author of two popular books on statistical thinking, Numbers Rule Your World, and Numbersense, both from McGraw-Hill. His commentary on business analytics and data visualization have appeared in Harvard Business Review, Slate, FiveThirtyEight, The Daily Beast, Financial Times, Wired, American Scientist, and other outlets.