Centre for Medical Ethics & Law
The aim of the Data Science Team is to provide input as data science researchers and practitioners into the focus of the REDSSA project. The team will consider the various stages of the data cycle with respect to ethical and social considerations, and grapple with the impact of these considerations to technological and methodological innovations.
Professor Kanshukan Rajaratnam is the Director of the School for Data Science and Computational Thinking and an associate professor in the Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science at Stellenbosch University (SU). Prior to his joining SU, he was in the Department of Finance and Tax at University of Cape Town. There, he also held leadership positions such as strategic projects manager, Deputy Dean and Acting Dean of the Faculty.