NAI Partners - Houston
1900 West Loop South
Suite 500

Houston, TX United States 77027
t++1 (713) 275-9607 f+1 (713) 275-9649
J. Nathaniel
Holland, Ph.D.
Chief Research & Data Scientist

Scope of Service Experience
Data Analytics
Data Science Consulting
Background & Experience
Dr. J. Nathaniel Holland is a research scientist with 20 years of experience in using the scientific method to extract information from complex multi-dimensional data. He joined NAI Partners in 2014 as Chief Research and Data Scientist. At NAI Partners, Nat leverages his sharp intellectual curiosity with his skills in statistical modeling to guide data-driven business decisions in commercial real estate. Like many data scientists in the private sector, Nat joined NAI Partners following a career in academia. Prior to taking up data analytics at NAI Partners, he held professorial and research positions at Rice University, University of Houston, and the University of Arizona between the years of 2001 and 2014. Nat is the author of more than 50 scientific publications, and he has been an invited expert speaker for more than 60 presentations. Trained as a quantitative ecologist, he holds a Ph.D. from the University of Miami, a M.S. from the University of Georgia, and a B.S. from Ferrum College.
Ph.D., 2001, Ecology, Biology; University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL.
M.S., 1995, Ecology, Entomology; University of Georgia, Athens, GA.
B.S., 1993, summa cum laude; Biology, Chemistry, Philosophy; Ferrum College, Ferrum, VA.