Rachel Marty

PhD Student, UC San Diego

Rachel Marty has been analyzing proprietary basketball shot data as a Noah Basketball
data scientist since 2015. Last year, her research on 3-point shooting won the best poster
award in the Research Paper Competition at the MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference,
which led to her presenting her research at the 2017 NBA summer league. In addition to
her work with Noah Basketball, Rachel is a PhD candidate in Bioinformatics at UCSD, where
she received a NSF Graduate Research Fellowship to fund her computational cancer
immunology research. Her research focuses on algorithmic classification of genomic
regions that impact cancer progression. Prior to graduate school, she graduated with a
bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from UCSD, where she also lettered on the NCAA
basketball team.