Shannon Mooney

Senior Data Scientist, Learning and Education

Ph.D., Linguistics, Georgetown University

Shannon Mooney joined CNDLS in 2014 as a graduate assistant and began a dual role as Education Data Scientist and faculty in the Master of Arts in Learning and Design program in 2018. Now as Senior Data Scientist, Learning and Education, Shannon serves as a key connection between CNDLS and OADS. She earned her Ph.D. from the Department of Linguistics at Georgetown University, where her dissertation research concerned the acquisition of variable sociolinguistic patterns among Kindergarteners exposed to multiple varieties of English. Shannon's interests outside of linguistics are in social cognition, research design, data visualization, and NLP.