Tracy Teal

Executive Director of The Carpentries ( and co-founder of Data Carpentry (, a non-profit organization that develops and runs workshops training researchers in effective data analysis and visualization to enable data-driven discovery. Manages projects, operations and finances. Leads lesson development and volunteer coordination and is responsible for strategic and business planning.


Shiny Wordle Word Journey

March 28, 2022

Tracy Teal shows us how to create and deploy a Shiny Wordle app with a custom word list.


2022 Internships

February 18, 2022

We are excited to announce our 2022 Summer Internship Program at RStudio. The program allows students to do impactful work that helps both RStudio users and the broader community.

rstudio::conf 2019

Teaching R using inclusive pedagogy: Practices and lessons learned from over 700 Carpentries workshops

January 25, 2019

The Carpentries is an open, global community teaching researchers the skills to turn data into knowledge. Since 2012 we have taught 700+ R workshops & trained 1600+ volunteer instructors.

rstudio::conf 2019

Panel discussion: Growth and Data Science: Individuals, leaders, organizations and responsibilities

January 24, 2019

Hosted by Eduardo Arino de la Rubia of Instagram. With Hilary Parker, Karthik Ram, Angela Bassa, and Tracy Teal.