Postdoctoral Fellow in Center for Complex Networks and Systems

Indiana University - School of Informatics, Computing, and Engineering
Center for Complex Networks and Systems

Postdoctoral Fellow

Center for Complex Networks and Systems

School of Informatics, Computing, and Engineering (SICE)

Indiana University, Bloomington

The Center for Complex Networks and Systems Research ( has one open postdoctoral position to conduct an empirical investigation of time-evolving processes in large-scale complex networks, with a focus on scholarly communication. The appointment starts in September 2018 for one year and is renewable for another year, subject to funding and performance. The salary is competitive and benefits are generous.

The postdoc will join a dynamic and interdisciplinary team that includes computer scientists, physicists, and social scientists. The postdoc will work with Prof. Johan Bollen ( and Prof. Filippo Radicchi (

Minimum Qualifications:

The ideal candidate will have a PhD in Physics, Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, or Computational Science; a strong background in analysis and modeling of complex systems and networks; and solid programming skills necessary to handle big data and develop large scale simulations.

Salary:  Commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Rank:  Postdoctoral Fellow

Appointment Type: Twelve-month non-tenure track appointment subject to satisfactory performance and funding; Potential to be extended annually for a maximum term of 2 years, subject to performance and funding.   Position is currently funded for two years.

Apply Online at:

Special Instructions:  Interested applicants should upload a letter of interest, CV, and contact information for three professional references using above application link.

Questions may be sent to

For Best Consideration Apply By:  July 1, 2018

Ideal Start Date for position:  September 1, 2018

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