People

Kenneth Benoit

Kenneth Benoit

Managing Director and Founder

I'm also a Professor in the Department of Methodology, London School of Economics and Political Science. I'm a social scientist, software developer, and amateur photographer.

Kohei Watanabe

Kohei Watanabe

Chief Technology Officer and Director

I am also an Assistant Professor at Waseda University (Tokyo). I design and write core functions of quanteda and oversee development of other packages for text analysis to make quantitative text analysis more accessible to people from different backgrounds.

Akitaka Matsuo

Akitaka Matsuo

Solutions Architect

I am responsible for systems architecture, cloud computing, general problem solving, and multiple language integration such as the spacyr package. I am also a Data Science Fellow at the London School of Economics.

Gokhan Ciflikli

Gokhan Ciflikli

Application Developer

I work on GUI application development using Shiny and maintain the organization's web pages. I am also a Research Officer at the London School of Economics and a computational social scientist.

Stefan Müller

Stefan Müller

Senior Training Advisor

I work as the editor of the QI blog and maintain quanteda tutorials and vignettes. As Senior Training Advisor I organize training events on quantitative text analysis. Currently finishing my PhD thesis at Trinity College Dublin, from January 2019, I will be a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Zurich.