Will Hobbs

Will Hobbs
Post Doctoral Research Fellow

Will studies the social effects of government policies, how small groups of people adapt to sudden changes in their lives, causal inference, and low-dimensional representation of social interaction and language. His research has been published in the American Journal of Political Science, the American Political Science Review, the Journal of Politics, and the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, among other outlets. He received his Ph.D. in 2016 from UC San Diego, and was a visiting researcher at the Yale Institute for Network Science and a collaborator with the Facebook Data Science Team during his studies. Starting Fall 2016, he will be an Assistant Professor in Human Development and Government at Cornell University.

Current Lab Members

Director

David Lazer
Director

Project Manager

Janette Briceno
Project Manager

Post Doctoral Research Fellow

Stefano Balietti
Post Doctoral Research Fellow
Lisa Friedland
Post Doctoral Research Fellow
Will Hobbs
Post Doctoral Research Fellow
Philipp Hunziker
Post Doctoral Research Fellow
Kenny Joseph
Post Doctoral Research Fellow
Jason Radford
Post Doctoral Research Fellow
Briony Swire Thompson
Post Doctoral Research Fellow

PhD Student

Stefan McCabe
PhD Student
Ronald Robertson
PhD Student
Rezvan Sherkati
PhD Student
Sarah Shugars
PhD Student

Lab Alumnus

Navid Dianati
Lab Alumnus
Samuel Fraiberger
Lab Alumnus
Ryan P. Kennedy
Lab Alumnus
Katherine Ognyanova
Lab Alumnus
Stefan Wojcik
Lab Alumnus