DANS in collaboration with the IISH, and the VU Amsterdam is working on a project of the Computational Humanities programme of the KNAW “Census data open linked – From fragment to fabric – Dutch census data in a web of global cultural and historic information (CEDAR)”. The PhD project, titled “Linked Open Data curation model in social science history – the case of Dutch census data” will be supervised by Professor Frank van Harmelen (VU Amsterdam).
IMT has opened the call for applications for the Ph.D. Program in Economics, Markets, Institutions (deadline September 28th, 2011).
The School of Innovation Sciences at Eindhoven University of Technology offers a postdoc position in "Innovation, Evolution and Complexity Theory" for two years, starting as soon as possible but no later than December 2011. You will be working in the group of Professor Koen Frenken and you will be a member of the Eindhoven Centre for Innovation Studies.
Applications are invited for a postdoctoral fellow position in the area of dynamics of networks in the Department of Mathematics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. One year appointments may begin August 1, 2011, renewable for an additional year based on satisfactory performance.
Authors are encouraged to submit papers prior to the following deadlines: Full Paper Submission Deadline: September 1, 2011, Final Print-Ready Version Due: October 1, 2011. Papers should address the corporation as a complex adaptive system that evolves within a complex global business ecosystem, covering one or more of the conference themes: corporate longevity, self-organization, and innovation.
The Department of Sociology at Stockholm University is one of the leading departments of sociology in Scandinavia. The department has a long tradition of using quantitative methods at a very high international level. Candidates are sought for a two year post-doc position in sociology.
University Carlos III (UC3M), in partnership with Banco Santander Central Hispano (BSCH), offers high-profile Visiting Professor positions for you to spend your sabbatical at our university, in Madrid, Spain.
The National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) has an open call for postdoctoral fellowships. Candidates should have obtained a PhD degree within the last three years and be under 36 years, both to the date of the beginning of the fellowship.
Researchers in Zurich have now shown that providing individuals information about what their fellow crowd-members are thinking is enough to wipe out the crowd's wisdom.
Doctoral / Post-Doctoral Positions in Economics initially for 3 years, starting May 1, 2011 (or later). The position might be extended for another one to three years pending positive evaluation. Suitable candidates will ideally have a sound quantitative training and a demonstrated interest in agent-based modeling or aggregation issues in economics and related fields. Familiarity with the concepts and methodology of statistical equilibrium modeling would be an enormous asset, thus candidates with a background in the natural sciences who are interested in socio-economic research are explicitly encouraged to apply.