Dr Eric Silverman
- Research Fellow (MRC/CSO Social & Public Health Sciences Unit)
Eric is a Research Fellow in the Complexity programme at the MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Unit at the University of Glasgow, working on agent-based simulation approaches to complex public health issues. Prior to this he was a Research Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Artificial Intelligence and Interactive Systems in the School of Computing at Teesside University. Before working at Teesside, he worked on the CLC Project at the University of Southampton, a multidisciplinary project which focuses on the application of complexity science approaches to the social science domain.
Eric received a BA with Honours in Psychology from Pennsylvania State University, and a PhD from the School of Computing at the University of Leeds. After his PhD, he worked as a JSPS Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of Tokyo, conducting research in computer simulation and robotics.
Grants and Awards listed are those received whilst working with the University of Glasgow.
- PHASE: The Population HeAlth Simulation nEtwork
Medical Research Council
2019 - 2023
- ESRC-IAA: Developing complex systems methods capacity in NHS Health Scotland
Economic and Social Research Council
2014 - 2019
- Chueca Del Cerro, Cristina
Political Polarization and Violence around Independence Movements in Online and Offline Social Networks