Academic Talks

Dr. Christakis delivered a 1-hour, 26-minute presentation at Cass Business School (City University London) about his research into social networks as part of the Dean’s Lecture series.

A 52-minute presentation by Dr. Christakis at the MIT Media Lab, in which he discusses human social networks in the context of evolutionary biology — The Evolutionary Significance of Human Social Networks

A 55-minute presentation by Dr. Christakis at Harvard University, in which he discusses the effects of humans’ being embedded in real-world social networks —Connected: The Surprising Power of Social Networks and How They Shape Our Lives


Social Networks and Health
Center for Health & Behavior Annual Lecture Series
Dr. Christakis discusses the impact of social networks.