MSR Social Media Collective 2014 PhD internships (applications due Jan 31, 2014)

MSR Social Media Collective 2014 PhD internships now open * APPLICATION DEADLINE: JANUARY 31, 2014 * Microsoft Research New England (MSRNE) is looking for PhD interns to join the Social Media Collective for Summer 2014. We are looking primarily for social science/humanities PhD students (including communication, sociology, anthropology, media studies, information studies, science and technology studies, …

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Facebook Fellowship applications due Dec. 13, 2013

Facebook Fellowship The Fellowship Program is open to full-time PhD students (domestic and international) enrolled during the current academic year and studying computer science, computer engineering, electrical engineering, system architecture, or a related area. Fellowship Research Areas Architecture, Compilers, Data Mining, Databases, Distributed Systems, Computer Vision & Graphics, Human-Computer Interaction, Internet Economics, Machine Learning, Natural …

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CASCI Talk: Carrots or Sticks for Staying Committed to Exercise

Monday, November 25th, 12pm-1pm 2116 Hornbake Building, South Wing Tracy Xiao Liu Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, School of Economics and Management, Tsinghua University Abstract: An emerging research area in behavioral economics focuses on incentives and commitment to health behavior. In this talk, Tracy Liu will talk about her work in applying methods from behavioral economics to …

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