Nicholas J. Matiasz, Ph.D.

Nicholas J. Matiasz, Ph.D.

I’m a Senior Project Manager for the City of Los Angeles, serving on Mayor Eric Garcetti’s Innovation Team.

I have a Ph.D. in medical informatics from UCLA, where I researched causal reasoning in science.

My professional goal is to use technology to improve people’s well-being. My main interests are consciousness, causality, and communication.

My email address is my first name followed by my last name at You can also find me on LinkedIn, Google Scholar, Twitter, & TinyLetter.