Alana Deluty

Alana Deluty

Data Science Analyst at Talentsky
Providence, RI, US

Making the American labor system more egalitarian at Talentsky, the world's first data-driven, skills-focused platform for connecting employees and employers to new opportunities. Chapter President of Fulbright Association of RI since 2018. City Council board advisor for city of Providence, Rhode Island.

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Talentsky

August 2021 - present

Data Science Analyst

Santa Barbara, CA, US

Review, edit, modernize, and update database of skills and roles for Talentsky. Liase with other members of data science team to determine consistent set of standards for database curation. Serve as a contact person for queries about skills database.


Fulbright Association Rhode Island

January 2018 - present

President

Providence, RI, US

Conduct programming and events for Rhode Island's Fulbright alumni and current Fulbrighter community (30 grantees/year from ~20 countries). Revived chapter from relative inactivity to healthy and thriving with 30 active members, 10-15 events, $7,000 annually in grant funding, increased political advocacy, and a national presence.


Yahel Israel

September 2020 - July 2021

Fellow

Lod, Central District, Israel

I spent 9 months living in Lod, Israel, a struggling, mixed Jewish/Arab city in Israel's economic periphery. Here, I worked on numerous community projects, including a food access map, a hydroponics project, and advocacy work for a Palestinian feminist nonprofit. I also engaged in significant fundraising and rebuilding efforts after the 2021 Israel-Palestine crisis.


Brown University

April 2019 - March 2020

Research Project Coordinator

Primarily, coordinated recruitment, enrollment, data collection, data cleaning, NIH/clinicaltrials.gov reporting requirements and regulatory documentation for a one year, NIH funded, investigator-initiated R21 study regarding the effects of a digitally delivered mindfulness intervention on subjects with anxiety and sleep disturbance. Additionally worked on mobile application rating study, and MTurk mass global data collection study.


Lifespan

February 2017 - April 2019

Clinical Research Assistant, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

Providence, RI, US

At Hasbro, I conducted data collection, data cleaning, specimen processing, and consent and enrollment for over 60 active studies through Children's Oncology Group. I was also responsible for the regulatory maintenance of these studies and served as the point person for communication with the hospital's Institutional Review Board.

Achievements

Publish New Research
May 2019 – March 2020
 
Published “Targeting anxiety to improve sleep disturbance: A randomized clinical trial of app-based mindfulness training” in the Journal of Psychosomatic Medicine, a peer-reviewed academic journal, while at Brown University.
Sleep PsychologyClinical Research StudiesResearch PapersMindfulness Based Stress ReductionProtocol Compliance
2 Comments
wow, very cool
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Impressive! Would love to know more - was there a significant difference?
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Alana Deluty with
Anthony Helton and Rick Devine
Develop Content Style Guidelines
April 2022
 
Anthony Helton and Rick Devine
Develop Talentsky style guidelines for written copy to ensure that written content is consistent in grammar and writing style.
TalentskyCopywriting & EditingWritingProofreadingContent Management
1 Comments
great work Alana and Anthony Helton
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Alana Deluty with
Rick Devine and Anthony Helton
Optimize Data in Relational Database
March 2022
 
Rick Devine and Anthony Helton
Optimize Talentsky's “Roles” database by reviewing all data items, and reducing size of database by nearly 50% by eliminating extraneous data.
Data EntryRelational DatabasesDatabase Management
1 Comments
You and Anthony Helton have done a great job advancing our data models and building our standards.👍
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Alana Deluty with
Rick Devine and Kameron Bertine
Present Data Information
March 2022
 
Rick Devine and Kameron Bertine
Conduct interviews with Talentsky users to gather information about site usability, and user opinion. Compile and present data to leadership in a way which is concise and digestible.
TalentskyPresentation SoftwareUser StoriesUser ResearchUser Tracking
2 Comments
You are a great example people doing varied work tasks and posting achievements to understanding what that means to their future. Great work Alana.
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Excellent work gathering the data and presenting the info! This is super helpful and insightful for us. 👍
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Alana Deluty with
Rick Devine and Anthony Helton
Devise Research Data Collection Methods
January 2022
 
Rick Devine and Anthony Helton
Devise and evaluate methods and procedures for collecting data, such as surveys, opinion polls, or questionnaires, or arrange to obtain existing data. Conduct interviews with product users to obtain data about product usability, and gather information about user needs.
Data EntryBusiness ResearchRelational DatabasesDatabase ManagementData Science
1 Comments
nice job!
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Alana Deluty with
Rick Devine
Drive Data Strategy
January 2022
 
Rick Devine
Develop and govern Talentsky's data strategy, build in checkpoints to ensure compliance and regulate data assets.
Data GovernanceTalentskyRelational DatabasesDatabase Management
1 Comments
You have become a great partner as we think about how our occupational data helps users do something very new, communicate, compare and share their skills. Well done Alana.
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Alana Deluty with
Rick Devine and Anthony Helton
Collect User Data
January 2022
 
Rick Devine and Anthony Helton
Record user data and report it to proper parties, such as clients or leadership to build a data-driven approach to customer satisfaction and product development.
Customer Insight AnalysisBusiness ResearchInformation CaptureUser Research
2 Comments
I am very proud, and excited, about the advancement you and Anthony Helton have made on the data science team. Great contributions Alana.
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Great work!
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Alana Deluty with
Rick Devine and Anthony Helton
Gather Consumer Feedback
October 2021 – December 2021
 
Rick Devine and Anthony Helton
Collect and document information from talentsky users about product functionality, and improve the user experience by relaying feedback to development team and presenting to leadership.
TalentskyUser ResearchUser EngagementUser Generated ContentInterviewing
2 Comments
Our goal is to help users post their work achievements and skills on a regular basis. You are doing great work on the data and interacting with users to assure productive use. I am proud to know you and proud of your work on the Data Science Team Alana.
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Thanks for all that you do, Alana!
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Alana Deluty with
Rizwan Ahmed + 4 more
Convey Data Management Programming Needs
November 2021
 
Rizwan Ahmed + 4 more
Work with CEO, software engineering team, and UX team to communicate data science needs and technical specifications.
Communicate Technical RequirementsInternal CommunicationsTechnical CommunicationCross Functional Team Collaboration
2 Comments
You are doing great work Alana.
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We appreciate your focus, Alana!
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Prepare and Label Samples
February 2017 – April 2019
 
Collect, prepare, and label samples for laboratory testing, culture, or microscopic examination. Package and securely ship lab samples to pharmaceutical company and CRO laboratories.
Laboratory Equipment OperationMedical Specimen ManagementInsulated Shipping ContainersShippingHematology Lab Tests
1 Comments
cool image, I hope we suggested that!
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