Oluwafunminiyi (Leo) Awe teaches online classes with Saint Mary's University of Minnesota and works as a data scientist for U.S. Bank, one of the largest consumer banks in the U.S.
In his position at U.S. Bank, Professor Awe uses business intelligence tools to leverage data, driving decision-making across business lines by providing succinct and actionable insights, and giving key stakeholders the analysis and forecasting needed to manage their businesses.
Prior to his current positions, Professor Awe taught mathematics and statistics courses for about five years. His areas of interest include data wrangling/mining, data visualization, data analytics, predictive analytics and mathematical/statistical programming, modeling and simulation.
Professor Awe has a master's in mathematics and statistics from Minnesota State University, Mankato and a bachelor's in mathematics education from Obafemi Awolowo University in Nigeria. He also earned a certificate in modeling and simulation from MSU, Mankato.