Doctoral student positions

Topic: Algorithms for content analysis and distribution in social media

We are looking for highly-qualified and motivated doctoral students to work on algorithms for content analysis and distribution in social media. Topics of interest include analysis of social-media content, controversy and polarization in social networks, echo chambers, dissemination of news in social media, opinion-formation models, and algorithms for online content recommendation. Successful applicants are expected to have completed successfully a Masters degree from a reputable international university, and have familiarity with graph mining, machine learning, and/or combinatorial optimization.

Apply for this position here (deadline January 31, 2018).