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Objective: to understand, from models confronted with empirical data, how individuals’ opinions and preferences interact with the structuring of social networks and groups to generate collective behaviors and social dynamics.
Keywords: computational social science, opinion dynamics, complex systems modeling, web-mining & deep learning, cognitive science.
Abstract: The formal modeling of social phenomena has known several interdisciplinary contributions since the founding work of John Nash[…]
We are looking for a PhD candidate to conduct a project on the interface of sociology / computational modelling and philosophy. The project is titled “Reconciling epistemic and demographic divers[…]
FISC opens junior postdoc positions associated to the project PACSS (Physics approach to complexity in socio-technical systems) with link https://ifisc.uib-csic.es/en/research/projects/pacss/
At the Department of Sociology at the University of Groningen / The Netherlands, we are looking for a young scientist with a strong interest in the development of formal models of social dynamics[…]
2 PhD Positions in Data-driven Agent-based
Modeling of Social Influence and Attitude Dynamics
Postdoc (up to five years) on a project developing a network theory of attitudes that will help understand group dynamics/polarization in opinion dynamics on social media.
Job opening: 3 year PhD position at Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH Zurich) in the field of empirical based Multi-Agent Simulation of Opinion Dynamics. The doctoral project “Tipping points in public opinion. A Multi-Agent System simulating shifts from indifferent and ambivalent to polarized opinions” is funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation. Employment will be by the Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology (Eawag: http://www.eawag.ch/index_EN); the […]