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The Social Network Analysis Research (SoNAR) Center has an immediate
opening for a *post-doctoral researcher in a two-year research project* on
the development and implementation of *relational event models for the
analysis of bipartite processes*. The models will be tested in the context
of data on organizational problem-solving activities. The project is
supported by the Swiss National Science Foundation and is directed by
Professor Alessandro Lomi. Successful candidates will have recently
completed their PhD in social network analysis, network science,
quantitative social science (including but not limited to economics),
management or in statistics and related fields with an emphasis on data
analysis. Teaching experience is not necessary for this post. An interest
in developing teaching material and support teaching activities will be
considered an advantage.

Applicant should be able to demonstrate:
    (1) Strong quantitative skills;
    (2) Strong scientific writing and communication skills in English;
    (3) A track record of publications consistent with their academic
experience and ambitions;
    (4) A strong commitment to an academic career, and
    (5) A strong research agenda

The successful candidate will join the Interdisciplinary Institute of Data
Science, the most recent research institute created at the University of
Italian Switzerland, and be an active member of the Social Network Analysis
Research (SoNAR) Center.

Other conditions being equal, candidates with knowledge of at least one of
the Swiss national languages will be favored. The successful candidate will
be required to take residence in Canton Ticino – the Italian-speaking part
of Switzerland.

Interested applicants should send their CV, cover letter, and contact
information for three references to Professor Alessandro Lomi (email:
[log in to unmask]). *Please cite position SNSF01 *in the application.

*The position is tenable immediately and open until filled.* For additional
information see:

Best wishes,

 Dr. Paola Zappa
SNSF Post-doctoral Fellow
University of Italian Switzerland

Address : Via Buffi 13, 6904, Lugano(CH)
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