Hadley Wickham

Chief Scientist


Hadley Wickham is chief scientist at RStudio and is widely recognized as one of the most influential contributors to the R language ecosystem. Hadley has authored numerous R packages and is the architect of the Tidyverse family of packages. In 2015, Hadley was named a Fellow of the American Statistical Association and in 2019 he was awarded the Committee of Presidents of Statistical Societies (COPSS) President’s Award for his influential work in statistical computing, visualization, graphics, and data analysis.


  • Tidyverse
  • Shiny
  • The R Community