Bernard Beckerman


Bernie was a Reach for the Stars fellow from 2013–2015, during which he taught chemistry at Niles North High School with John Kretsos and Evanston Township High School with Terry Gatchell. Bernie completed his PhD in the Computational Soft Matter Laboratory with Prof. Erik Luijten in 2016. He is now working as a Data Scientist at Uptake, where he predicts when locomotives will malfunction using onboard sensor data and machine learning techniques.