Director of Data Science
Dewey Murdick is the Director of Data Science at Georgetown University’s Center for Security and Emerging Technology. Dewey leads a team of data scientists & engineers and language & survey specialists to help leaders make scientific, technical, and related mission-critical decisions. Dewey’s research interests include connecting research and emerging technology to future capabilities, emerging technology forecasting, strategic planning, and portfolio management in support of data-informed policy analysis. Prior to joining Georgetown, he was the Director of Science Analytics at the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, where he led metric development, data science, and machine-learning and statistical research for Meta and science-related initiatives. Dewey led research and development portfolio analysis and advised on forecasting system development as Chief Analytics Officer and Deputy Chief Scientist within the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Dewey holds a PhD in Engineering Physics from the University of Virginia and a BS in Physics from Andrews University.