Entries on ‘Human beings’

25 Mar 2010

Postdoctoral Research Position – Collective Behavior and Information Transfer in Human Crowds

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[DEADLINE OVER – PLEASE, DO NOT APPLY ANYMORE]
Starting Date: Ideally as soon as possible
A two year postdoctoral position is available in collective behavior of human crowds in the CouzinLab at Princeton University. This is part of an ongoing project for the UK Home Office in collaboration with Oxford Risk, a University of Oxford spinout company, and will […]


11 Jan 2010

Iain’s interview at BigThink.com

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Are humans pack animals? Do cells act like crowds? Does Iain Couzin feel like part of the herd? Iain answers these questions, and more, in this interview (Taming the Herd Mentality) he gave to the website BigThink.com:

For your information, BigThink.com is a website that broadcasts interviews with experts in various fields, from hedge-fund managers to neuroscientists.