Pavel V Oleinikov

Associate Director, Quantitative Analysis Center

Allbritton Center, 119

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Quantitative Analysis

Allbritton Center, 119

Pavel V Oleinikov

Pavel Oleinikov uses his background in social and natural sciences to advance the application of quantitative methods to data from the social world. He teaches courses on basics of Big Data, network analysis, text mining, and skills-focused courses. A large part of his work lies in assisting Wesleyan faculty in integrating diverse data sources in the form of text, images, and data from APIs.

Pavel Oleinikov has a PhD in Political Science from University of California, Santa Barbara.  His dissertation focused on paradigms of impatience and their quantitative investigation.  For his MS thesis in computer engineering he studied applications of Hopfield-type neural networks to optimization tasks.

Academic Affiliations

Office Hours

Spring 2019: Mondays 2-5 pm


Fall 2019
QAC 150 - 01
Working with SQL, Databases

QAC 151 - 01
Working with Excel and VBA

QAC 171 - 01
Business Modeling with Excel

QAC 239 - 01
Proseminar: Web Scraping

QAC 241 - 01
Network Analysis