John Sparks

    Email Address: jspark4@uic.edu
    College: Business Administration Department: Information and Decision Sciences
    Title: Clinical Assistant Professor
    Office: 2322
    Webpage: http://www.uic.edu/cba/cba-depts/ids/facultyprofiles/jsparks.html
    Participating in the Chancellor’s Undergraduate Research Awards program: Yes

    Research Interest:
    Analysis of business data
    Statistical analysis of stock data for investment strategies
    Data mining

    Minimum time commitment in hours per week:

    Qualifications of a Student:
    Students need to have some knowledge of statistical software such as SAS or R. I teach this software in IDS462 so a good path is for a student to take that course in then sign up for this program.

    Brief Summary of what is expected from the student:
    Prepare data for analysis
    Analyze data for a business goal
    Prepare written communication of the analysis

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