Marcia den Uijl joined CentERdata in 2015 as a senior researcher at the Quantitative Analysis department, and has been a senior data scientist at the Data Science department since the end of 2018. After graduating in Econometrics at Erasmus University Rotterdam, she acquired ten years of experience in developing software, e.g. for calculation models and business intelligence.
At CentERdata she has been involved with Mirror, the forecasting model for the education labor market, and with the Career Monitor, which focuses on the labor market situation of newly graduated teachers. In addition, she participated in IT labor market research with top sectors; with (NLP) analyses of vacancy texts and calculating optimal professional transitions. She applies NLP techniques for various other projects, including sentiment analysis and topic modeling. She is able to perform analyses on a wide range of data sources, from micro data from Statistics Netherlands (being an authorized user) to Twitter data and web scraping.