Albert Y. Kim is a Visiting Assistant Professor of Statistics in the Mathematics Department at Reed College. Hailing from Montreal Quebec, he graduated from McGill University with a Joint Honours Mathematics and Computer Science B.Sc. in 2004. He then completed his PhD in statistics at the University of Washington in 2011 advised by Prof. Jon C. Wakefield. Subsequently, he was a data analyst in the AdWords division of Google Inc. until 2013.