Maria Perez

Maria Perez
Data Scientist Lead,

Maria Perez is a data scientist at Airbnb. She completed her Ph.D. in the economics of education program at Stanford University, where she was the recipient of the Stanford Interdisciplinary Fellowship (SIGF) and the Spencer Dissertation Fellowship. Her dissertation research concentrated on the theoretical and empirical effects of performance-based pay for teachers. Before Stanford, she worked at the American Institutes for Research (AIR) directing evaluation projects on a range of public policy issues, particularly those related to English language learners, low performing schools, and students with disabilities.

Publications by Maria Perez
A PACE Policy Brief by Susanna Loeb, Tara Beteille and Maria Perez of Stanford University explains why California must accelerate its efforts to create an effective data system for collecting and using vital school information. Building an…