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Andrew Tran Adjunct Instructor SOC Faculty

Andrew Ba Tran is an investigative data reporter for the Washington Post. He shared in winning the Pulitzer Prize for Investigative Reporting in 2018 and was a finalist for Investigative Reporting in 2022. He won the Goldsmith Prize for Investigative Reporting in 2022.

Tran previously was a data editor at The Connecticut Mirror's, Prior to that, he was a data producer at The Boston Globe. He's worked in newsrooms at The Virginian-Pilot and the Sun-Sentinel. He’s a Metpro Fellow, a Chips Quinn Scholar, and a graduate of the University of Texas.

He's taught data journalism as a Koeppel Fellow at Wesleyan University, and is an advocate for open data and reproducible research. He has taught hundreds of journalists how to use R with two massive online open courses with the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas.
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