2 Doctoral Positions at ETH Zurich
Data-driven Modeling of Social Systems
At the Chair of Systems Design, ETH Zurich, we develop data driven models of complex systems, with particular emphasis on social, socio-technical and socio-economic systems.
We invite applications for two doctoral positions (fully funded for 3 years, available from October 2017).
The successful applicants will engage in research projects focusing on quantitative studies of social organizations and online communities.
These projects require large-scale data analysis and formal modeling (using network- and agent-based models).
- MSc degree (or equivalent) in computer science, natural science, applied mathematics or a related field
- ability to develop formal models and computer simulations
- skills in data analytics, statistics, social network analysis
- strong abilities to communicate in an interdisciplinary scientific environment
We offer excellent working conditions in a lively team and cooperations with leading institutions worldwide.
Applicants are kindly requested to submit their application (motivation letter, curriculum vitae, degrees) in PDF format online: https://www.sg.ethz.ch/open-positions/
For specific inquiries, please contact Prof. Dr. Dr. Frank Schweitzer (firstname.lastname@example.org).