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Post-Doctoral Position at the University of California, Davis
We are looking to recruit a post-doctoral scholar for an inter-disciplinary research project on the effects of shocks on interacting social and political networks. This is a one-year position, with a possibility for renewal on a yearly basis for up to three years. We are seeking candidates from various social, physical, mathematical, and/or informational sciences. The following qualifications are mandatory for this position:
a. Ph.D. in hand at the start of the position.
b. Knowledge of and experience in network analysis.
c. Knowledge of and experience with agent-based modeling.
d. Strong statistical data analysis and data management skills.
The following skills and experiences would be considered as strong advantages.
a. Programming experience (Python, Java, C++, C#, R)
b. Demonstrated research on social and political processes within and among nations.
c. Demonstrated research on social, physical, or communication networks.
d. Experience managing research assistants and research teams.
This is a full-time position with an annual salary of $50,000 and UC Davis fringe benefits. UC Davis is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer.
Deadline for the application is June 15, 2016. The start date of the position is August 1, 2016. However, a slightly later date can be arranged.
Please send cover letter, CV, three letters of recommendation, and sample writing (article, dissertation chapters, etc.) to Zeev Maoz, Department of Political Science, University of California, Davis, Davis CA 95616. Email applications are preferable: [log in to unmask]