About Me


I'm Paul Raff.


[1998-2000] High-school student at the North Carolina School of Mathematics.

[2000-2004] B.S./M.S. Mathematics, B.S. Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon University. M.S. advisor: Ernest Schimmerling.

[2004-2009] Ph.D. Mathematics at Rutgers University. Ph.D. advisor: Doron Zeilberger.

[2009-2010] Postdoc in Monitoring Messaging Streams via the IC Postdoc Program for the intelligence community. Advisor: Paul Kantor.

[2010-2012] Research Scientist, Supply Chain, Amazon.com.

[2012-] Senior Data Scientist, Analysis and Experimentation, Microsoft.


Hrmmmm - already taken care of in the above section.


Redmond, WA is where I call my home. Previous stints in:

  • Seattle, WA
  • Philadelphia, PA
  • Highland Park, NJ
  • New Brunswick, NJ
  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • Durham, NC
  • Matthews, NC
  • Safety Harbor, FL
  • Jackson, TN


Why not?