***** To join INSNA, visit http://www.insna.org ***** fyi, as I don't qualify Barry Wellman _______________________________________________________________________ S.D. Clark Professor of Sociology, FRSC NetLab Director Department of Sociology University of Toronto 725 Spadina Avenue, Room 388 Toronto Canada M5S 2J4 http://www.chass.utoronto.ca/~wellman fax:+1-416-978-3963 Updating history: http://chass.utoronto.ca/oldnew/cybertimes.php _______________________________________________________________________ ---------- Forwarded message ---------- Date: Tue, 21 Oct 2008 17:48:45 -0400 From: [log in to unmask] To: undisclosed-recipients: ; Subject: CCNR & Barabási Lab Announcements Center for Complex Network Research (CCNR) CCNR tenure-track position Assistant Professorship in Network Science The Center of Complex Network Research (CCNR), together with the Departments of Physics and Computer Science invites applications for assistant professor tenure-track position in Network Science. We are particularly interested in outstanding candidates with interest in fundamental aspects of network formation and evolution, and their applications to various real world problems, from biological to social and communication networks. Applicants interested in data mining in networks will also be considered. The main appointment will likely be in the Department of Physics, but for qualified candidates with background in other areas, like computer science or biology, appointments with the appropriate departments will also be explored. Required qualifications include: an earned Ph.D. degree in physics, computer science, or a closely related field; a strong record of research in network science that can support the teaching mission of the appropriate department and the research missions of the Center; excellent communication skills and an interest working with students and collaborating with the community and industry. For more information about ongoing network related research at CCNR visit www.barabasilab.com. Review of applications will begin November 25, 2008, and will be continued until the position is filled. A letter of application that addresses the qualifications, teaching and research statements, vitae, and three recommendation letters should be submitted to Suzanne Aleva <[log in to unmask]> under the subject Network Science Search, or should be mailed to: Suzanne S. Aleva Northeastern University Center for Complex Network Research 111 DA/ Physics 360 Huntington Avenue Boston, MA 02115 *Northeastern is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action employer. CCNR News 10/20/2008: Network Science's documentary debut: Connected - the Power of Six Degrees Website: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zK1Cb9qj3qQ 10/20/2008: NEC Foundation Awards 2008: C&C Prize to Prof. Albert-László Barabási Press Release: http://www.nec.co.jp/press/en/0810/1702.html Award Announcement: http://www.candc.or.jp/en/2008/group_b.html Visit the CCNR website at www.barabasilab.com for all the details! _____________________________________________________________________ SOCNET is a service of INSNA, the professional association for social network researchers (http://www.insna.org). To unsubscribe, send an email message to [log in to unmask] containing the line UNSUBSCRIBE SOCNET in the body of the message.