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Michał Bojanowski

Assistant professor

Kozminski University

Biography

I am a sociologist currently working as an Assistant Professor at Kozminski University. My main research interests focus on (dynamics of) social networks and mathematical/computational social science as tools for understanding conflict and cooperation. I am a seasoned R developer enjoying programming and training others.

Interests

  • Conflict and Cooperation
  • Social Networks
  • Data Science
  • Computational Modeling

Education

  • PhD in Sociology, 2012

    Utrecht University

  • MA in Sociology, 2003

    University of Warsaw

Experience

 
 
 
 
 

Assistant Professor

Kozminski University

Feb 2018 – Present Warsaw, Poland
 
 
 
 
 

Research fellow

Hungarian Academy of Sciences

Sep 2014 – Dec 2015 'Lendület' Research Center for Educational and Network Studies
 
 
 
 
 

Assistant professor

University of Warsaw

Sep 2010 – Jan 2018 Interdisciplinary Centre for Mathematical and Computational Modelling
 
 
 
 
 

Assistant-in-training

Utrecht University

Sep 2005 – Aug 2010 ICS
 
 
 
 
 

Assistant

Polish Academy of Sciences

Feb 2004 – Sep 2005 Institute of Philosophy and Sociology

Projects

MAPE

Mapping the Atlantic Portuguese Empire

RECON

Scientific project on competition and collaboration in science.

SAOS

System Analizy Orzeczeń Sądowych.

Statnet

Statistical software for the analysis, simulation and visualization of network data

WSAD

Warsaw School in Data Analysis.

DYCONI

Dynamics of Cooperation, Networks and Institutions (archived).

POLPAN

Polish Panel Survey POLPAN.

PGSS

Polish General Social Survey.

Recent Publications

See my Google Scholar profile for a complete list

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(2020). Network from archives: Reconstructing networks of official correspondence in the early modern Portuguese empire. Social Networks.

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(2020). Reaching for Unique Resources: Structural Holes and Specialization in Scientific Collaboration Networks. Journal of Social Structure.

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(2019). Multilevel Network Data Facilitates Statistical Inference for Curved ERGMs with Geometrically Weighted Terms. Social Networks.

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(2019). Link Prediction for Co-authorship Network.

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(2018). Actors, Relations, and Networks: Scholarly Collaboration Beyond Bibliometric Measures. Polish Sociological Review.

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Teaching

Social Network Analysis

Undergraduate course on applications of Social Network Analysis in organizational and media research, including hands-on experience in fundamentals of descriptive analysis of network data.

Econometrics

Undergraduate course in Econometrics of linear models for Finance and Economics students

Computational modeling in the social sciences

Undergraduate course mathematical and computational modeling of social phenomena for students of Computational Engineering.

Data Analysis with R

Undergraduate intensive course on using R for data manipulation, visualization and modeling using R for students of Computational Engineering.

Introduction to Social Network Analysis with R and igraph

Hands-on workshop on performing Social Network Analysis using R package igraph taking place, usually, at INSNA’s Sunbelt and European Social Networks (EUSN) conferences.

Practical Data Analysis

Statistical labs for sociology undergraduates.

Music

Shostakovich XIV

A collection of Polish translations of poems constituting lyrics to Dmitri Shostakovich’s 14th Symphony. Credit goes to original …

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