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Feng Xia <[log in to unmask]>
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 11:17:43 +0800
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Apologies for cross-posting.


Deadline for application: 8 Feb 2015.


The Mobile and Social Computing Laboratory ( at Dalian
University of Technology, China conducts interdisciplinary,
application-driven academic research in social computing, mobile computing,
and cyber-physical systems. 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,
recommender systems, social network analysis, etc). All positions will be
coupled to full Chinese Government Scholarships. Basic living allowance will
be 2,000 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, Professor Zhikui CHEN

Working location: Dalian University of Technology @ Dalian, China

Starting date: September 2015

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), a brief statement of research experience
and interests (no more than one page), and at least two best scientific
documents/publications written by yourself (in English). The deadline for
applications is 8 Feb 2015. 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]).


All the best,




Feng XIA (¤─ĚŠ), PhD, Professor

Mobile and Social Computing Laboratory  (

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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