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Hi folks,

The newly-established Center for Social Data Analytics (C-SoDA) at Penn
State is hiring a postdoc. Full ad below. Please feel free to contact me or
Director Burt Monroe ([log in to unmask]) if you have any questions.

The Center for Social Data Analytics (C-SoDA) at The Pennsylvania State
University invites applications for a two-year Postdoctoral Fellow with a
specialty in data and/or computationally intensive social research to start
in Fall 2019. Methodological areas of specialization relevant to the
position include, but are not limited to, text analysis, computational
statistics, and machine learning. The Director of the Center for Social
Data Analytics, Professor Burt Monroe, will supervise the Fellow. The
Fellow`s time allocation will be 40% individual/own research, 40% research
on projects led by C-SoDA-affiliated faculty, and 20% service for C-SoDA.
Service for C-SoDA will include, but not be limited to, managing graduate
student researchers, assisting C-SoDA-affiliated researchers in using high
performance computing resources on campus, and assisting with grant
proposal preparation. PhD required or all requirements for the PhD must be
completed by the appointment date. Penn State Fellows participate
extensively in the intellectual life of the Center including opportunities
to attend seminars and workshops, and present research results. Salary is
competitive and additional money is available for travel and research.
Submit cover letter explaining research and any administrative experience,
a current CV, and samples of scholarly writing. Additionally, request three
confidential letters of reference be sent directly to [log in to unmask]
Application review will begin on January 15th, 2019 and continue until the
position is filled.

Apply through PSU jobs:

Bruce A. Desmarais
DeGrandis-McCourtney Early Career Professor in Political Science
Director, Graduate Programs in Social Data Analytics
Associate Director, Center for Social Data Analytics
Pennsylvania State University

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