Research positions

Post-doctoral fellowship in data viz & CSS
ERC project "Socsemics"

We are opening one postdoctoral fellowship (2 years) in data visualization for computational social science. Applicants will be responsible for the design, implementation, and evaluation of novel data visualizations for scholarly use. The focus lies on the creation of new kinds of instruments for the study of socio-semantic dynamics in online communities.

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Research internships

User confinement in online communities (SNA and info-viz)
ERC project "Socsemics"

We open up to two internships under the supervision of Camille Roth. For the first internship, applicants should ideally be achieving a master’s degree in computer science and related fields (e.g., applied mathematics); prior knowledge of network theory and/or online data collection is desirable. The second internship targets students in information visualization and information design.

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Automatic Hypothesis Generation for Network Growth Models
ERC project "Socsemics"
We open up to two internships. Candidates should be achieving a Masters Degree in Computer Science and related fields. Beyond a sufficient knowledge in Computer Science, desirable skills include in particular : algorithmic complexity and graph theory, network science, machine learning (especially evolutionary computation / genetic programming), as well as python and its common scientific libraries. Ability to innovate autonomously is expected.
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