PhD in Lyon and Rennes (Technicolor lab) in Social Network Analysis

A social network analysis PhD Studentship is available at University of Lyon 2, ERIC lab.
The project is cofounded by the Research center of Technicolor at Rennes in the Media
Computing laboratory, and much of the working time of the PhD student will be spent at Technicolor.

Project title: “Latent Group Dynamics: Evolution of Emergent Roles in Social Networks”.

Details on this subject can be found in the attached file. We expect that the candidate
has a Master Degree in Mathematics, Computer Science or Cognitive Science and, ideally,
a first research in the field of complex systems.

Applications will be considered until 30 September 2012 but the first successful application
will stop the procedure. Please send your application consisting of curriculum vitae,
the Master thesis (preliminary version, if not finished) and (optional) letters of reference
(to be directly sent to us) directly by email to

Bertrand Jouve (,
Julien Velcin (,
Philippe Schmouker (
James Lanagan (