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SNRG OPENING # 16014 Android App Developer

Sociology
Faculty Advisor
Bilal Khan
Contact Email
Start Date
10/1/2016 but flexible
Paid or Volunteer
Paid or via UCARE
Hours Per Week
10-20

SNRG OPENING # 16014 Android App Developer

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SNRG OPENING # 16013 Network Data Mining Software Developer

Sociology
Faculty Advisor
Bilal Khan
Contact Email
Start Date
10/1/2016 but flexible
Paid or Volunteer
Paid or via UCARE
Hours Per Week
10-20

SNRG OPENING # 16013 Network Data Mining Software Developer

We seek a junior researcher/programmer to develop software that will be used to analyze the social networks data collected.  The project’s novel approach analyzes data that subjects voluntarily provide on /potential/ relationships between /others/ in their community, rather than asking them about their /own/ relationships.  (Developing the software to collect the social network data is a separate project: SNRG project #16012).

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SNRG OPENING # 16012 Android Tablet Social Network App Developer

Sociology
Faculty Advisor
Bilal Khan
Contact Email
Start Date
10/1/2016 but flexible
Paid or Volunteer
Paid or via UCARE
Hours Per Week
10-20

We seek a junior researcher/programmer to develop a tablet app that will be used to map out social networks, including those of remote communities.  The project’s novel approach synthesizes data that subjects voluntarily provide on /potential/ relationships between /others/ in their community, rather than asking them about their /own/ relationships.  (Developing the software to analyze the acquired data is a separate project: SNRG project #16013).

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Student Office Assistant

Sociology
Faculty Advisor
Kirk Dombrowski
Contact Email
Start Date
Immediately
Paid or Volunteer
Paid
Hours Per Week
10-20
This position provides assistance to the Minority Health Disparities Initiative.  In conjunction with operating daily business activities involving the coordination of MHDI projects, this candidate will need excellent interpersonal communication, organization, record keeping, typing, and computer software experience (among other skills) to perform a variety of business tasks. Available hours of work are 8am-5pm, Monday-Friday. Must be available to work at 10-15 hours a week. Please send a resume and cover letter to kstarlin2@unl.edu (Kim Gocchi Carrasco).
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Machine Learning and Modeling of Social Networks

Sociology
Faculty Advisor
Bilal Khan
Contact Email
Start Date
8/15/16 but flexible
Paid or Volunteer
Paid or through UCARE
Hours Per Week
10-20

New project to develop and evaluate analytic tools for real-world social network data analysis. The project will interface with several ongoing large-scale public health research projects in disease and behavioral epidemiology. The candidate should have a basic working understanding of probability, and experience writing procedural and object-oriented programs in Java, Python, C/C++ or other language. Candidates with experience or coursework in algorithms, networks, machine learning, and/or statistics will be favored.

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