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Jakob Erkmen

Data Analyst
SDU Analytics

Phone: +45 6550 3403

What Jakob brings to the table

Jakob joined SDU Analytics in 2023, bringing with him prior experience in the field of education. He has worked as a research assistant in the field of primary education and as a data analyst in a university administrative setting, among other research and data analyst positions.

Jakob holds a degree in Sociology of Religion from the Department of Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies at the University of Copenhagen, where he received formal education in both qualitative and quantitative methodology and analysis. He graduated with a thesis specifically focused on quantitative methodology.

By combining his training in qualitative and quantitative analysis with his skill in data analysis, Jakob possesses a comprehensive understanding of both the technical aspects of processing and presenting data and the human factors involved. Ultimately, his aim is to bridge the gap between raw data and decision-making by leveraging his interdisciplinary background and ensuring that data-driven insights are not only accurate but also digestible and actionable.

Primary work areas
  • Analysis and presentation
  • Applications and admission
  • Educational quality assurance
  • Service maintenance
Lifelong learning
  • R and SQL courses
  • Visualization and presentation courses
  • MA in Sociology of Religion (2019)
Outreach and presentations

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