The Jean Golding Institute is a central hub for data science and data-intensive research at the University of Bristol.
Founded in 2016 and one of the four University Research Institutes, the JGI connects a multidisciplinary community of experts across the University and beyond.
What we do
Find data-driven solutions to societal challenges
Promote the use of data assets, data access and analytics to address societal challenges by putting people at the heart of data science
Explore data visualisation and materiality
Investigate new ways of experiencing and understanding information to address research questions and helping researchers to imagine, see, feel and hear data
Develop communities through data
Bring together researchers, city and industrial partners to tackle challenges presented by novel and complex data sets
Support information commons
Address data as a shared knowledge base, with a focus on current challenges and opportunities such as open data, licensing, Intellectual Property, data ethics, data linkage and privacy
Provide data science expertise and advice to researchers at all stages of their careers within the university
Who is Jean Golding?
The images on our website are inspired by University of Bristol students' data visualisations.