Alier is the head of the data science program and president at Jonglei Institute of Technology. He teaches data science, elementary statistics, and introductory personal financial management courses with Python and R. He has over six years of university-level teaching experience and more than four years of healthcare analytics experience. His research interests lie in data visualization, time series analysis, and text analytics.
He holds a Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience from the University of Texas at Dallas (2008), a Master of Science in Professional Science with a concentration in Biostatistics from Middle Tennessee State University (2011), and an MBA in Information Systems Management from LeTourneau (2017). And he’s currently pursuing a Doctor of Business Administration (D.B.A) in Finance at Liberty University.