University : Institut Telecom-Telecom Ecole de Management + Telecom Bretagne
Lab : Management + Usage Analysis (LUSSi)
Post-doctoral and/or research engineer
On line social networks such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google Plus have become one of the most used tools on the Internet The tremendous increase of number of users and new applications has consequences on a lot of economic markets. Social networks have modified consumer behavior, customer relationship management, information propagation, communication, and these consequences affect all types of organizations: big and small companies, NGO and governments. Their future impact on economy and society is still unknown. For these reasons, social networks have constituted a new area of researches in different areas such as management, sociology, and computer sciences.
In order to study these new phenomena, the Telecom Institute has launched a Research Chair dedicated to Social Networks. The program is based on common work between researchers from management, sociology and computer sciences. The Chair is a 3 years program financed by big companies interested by Social networks trends.
The post doctoral and/or research engineer should pursuit the next goals:
1. Develop methods to collect big amount of data on social networks
2. Study and analyze metrics for on line networks
3. Propose models of information propagation and e-reputationProfil
PhD in Computer Sciences
Good programming skills in major languages: C++, Java, Python
Good skills in graphs theory
Good Knowledge of Databases: MySQL
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