FORA.tv Speaker - Duncan Watts

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Biography

Duncan directs the Human Social Dynamics group at Yahoo! Research. Prior to joining Yahoo!, he was a full professor of Sociology at Columbia University, where he taught from 2000-2007. He has also served on the external faculty of the Santa Fe Institute and Nuffield College, Oxford.



Duncan’s research on social networks and collective dynamics has appeared in a wide range of journals, from Nature, Science, and Physical Review Letters to the American Journal of Sociology. He is also the author of Six Degrees: The Science of A Connected Age, and recently, Everything is Obvious (Once You Know The Answer).

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L2 Innovation Forum 2011 (Module 3)

11.10.11 | 02:27:32 min | 0 comments