David Stern

OUR PEOPLE

QLA brings together a multidisciplinary team of scholars to lead the development of our priority research programs. Drawing on expert talent from across the world, QLA works with only the best.

David Stern

“David Stern is a Mathematical Scientist and Educator with a passion for Africa. He grew up in Niger and obtained a French Bac before coming back to the UK to work as a professional programmer. He studied Mathematics in Warwick, Augsburg, Edinburgh and Sheffield finishing with a PhD in Algebraic Geometry.
David worked as a lecturer in Maseno University, Kenya, for 6 years where he got involved in educational innovation across all academic levels. He got heavily involved in statistics education serving for 4 years as a Vice-President of IASE and is currently on the ISI council, Capacity Building working group and ISLP committee.
David spent a year in Ghana as the Director of Project Development for AIMS NEI before returning to the UK at the Statistical Services Centre, University of Reading working primarily as a research methods consultant with a focus on supporting African agricultural research.
David left Academia in 2018 as a founding director of IDEMS International, a social enterprise focused on building real work impact from the Mathematical Sciences.”

OUR PEOPLE
Dr. Prince Osei
Lead Scientist & Director, Quantum Leap Africa (QLA)
Tryphon T. Georgiou
University of California, Irvine
Sanmi Koyejo
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Raphael Hauser
Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford, UK