Mayleen Cortez-Rodriguez is a 4th year Applied Mathematics Ph.D. student at Cornell University. She graduated from California State University, Channel Islands in May 2020 with a B.S. in Mathematics and a minor in Computer Science. She is a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship recipient. Her current research interests lie in causal inference, particularly experimental design and methodology. As a Latina and daughter to Salvadoran immigrants, Mayleen is also invested in making mathematical spaces safer for underrepresented groups in math. She strives to make mathematical spaces inclusive, welcoming and ultimately, more diverse. Click below to read more!
News & Events
Passed Advancement to Candidacy Exam and Earned Masters Degree
In August 2023, I took and passed my Advancement to Candidacy (A) Exam and received a Masters of Science.
CAM Mentoring Program 2023-2024
Mayleen is excited to reprise her role as a coordinator for the Center for Applied Math mentoring program for the third year in a row.
Our paper "Exploiting neighborhood interference with low-order interactions under unit randomized design" was recently published in Journal of Causal Inference!