Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for Complex Network and Systems

Luddy School of Informatics, Computing, and Engineering, Indiana University
Indiana, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Mar 08, 2021
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

The Center for Complex Networks and Systems Research ( at Luddy School of Informatics, Computing, and Engineering has one open postdoctoral position on science of science. The appointment is expected to start in the late Summer of 2021.

The postdoc will join a dynamic and interdisciplinary team that includes computer, physical, and cognitive scientists. The postdoc will work with Prof. Santo Fortunato on science of science, specifically on citation and collaboration patterns between scientists, impact dynamics, science evolution, novelty.

Minimum Qualifications:

A PhD is required by the start of the appointment, in computing, physical sciences, or a related field; a strong background in analysis and modeling of complex systems and networks; solid programming skills necessary to handle big data and develop large scale simulations.

Experience in science of science projects is a plus.

Salary:  Commensurate with qualifications and experience, plus generous benefits.

Rank:  Postdoctoral Fellow (RSP)

Appointment Type:  Twelve-month full-time non-tenure track appointment

Apply Online at:

Special Instructions:  Interested applicants should upload a letter of interest, CV, and contact information for three professional references using above application link.

Questions may be sent to Santo Fortunato at

For Full Consideration Apply By: May 6, 2021

Ideal Start Date for position: July 1, 2021

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