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Feng Xia <[log in to unmask]>
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Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:40:31 +0800
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Apologies for cross-posting.


Deadline for application: 19 Feb 2016.


The Mobile and Social Computing Laboratory ( at Dalian
University of Technology, China conducts interdisciplinary,
application-driven academic research in mobile and social computing. The Lab
now has 30+ members, including 10+ PhD students (from seven countries on
this planet!). 


We are opening 2 PhD student positions in social computing (including e.g.
computational social science, data analytics, big scholarly data, social
network analysis, etc). All positions will be coupled to full Chinese
Government Scholarships. Basic living allowance will be 3,500 RMB/month,
plus Comprehensive Medical Insurance and Benefit. The scholarships are
exempt from registration fee, tuition, and fee for basic learning materials.
Accommodation on campus will be provided for free. The University will offer
excellent working conditions.


Supervisor: Professor Feng XIA

Working location: Dalian University of Technology @ Dalian, China

Starting date: September 2016

PhD duration: 4 years



1. Applicants shall have a master's degree in related discipline.

2. A good command of the English language (in speaking and in writing) is

3. Research experience in related areas is a plus.


Application procedure

Before submitting the full application (to the University), each potential
applicant should first send an initial application via email to Dr. Feng Xia
([log in to unmask]). The application should include a detailed CV (including
email addresses of two referees, detailed contact information, etc), and at
least two best scientific documents/publications written by yourself (in
English). The deadline for applications is 19 Feb 2016. Only a few
candidates will be shortlisted for full application. Interested applicants
are highly encouraged to submit their applications as soon as possible. We
will not accept applications once the positions are fulfilled. 


For further information regarding these positions, please contact Dr. Feng
Xia ([log in to unmask]).



Feng XIA (¤─ĚŠ), PhD, Professor, SMIEEE, SMACM

Director, Mobile and Social Computing Laboratory (

Head, Department of Network Engineering

Assistant Dean, School of Software

Dalian University of Technology

Development Zone, Dalian 116620, China

Email: [log in to unmask]; [log in to unmask]

URL: http://FengXia.NET 



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