Thomas Leeper

Research Scientist - Core Data Science

I am a data scientist on the Facebook Core Data Science team interested in an array of problems including causal inference, human behavior and political polarization. Prior to joining Facebook, I was Associate Professor in Political Behaviour at the London School of Economics and Political Science. I have a BA in political science from the University of Minnesota and an MA and PhD in political science from Northwestern University.


Experimentation, causal inference, computational social science and politics