Eddie Lee

PostDoc at the CSH

Eddie (Edward) Lee has been a PostDoc at the Complexity Science Hub Vienna since March 2021. He received his PhD in physics from Cornell University, where he was an NSF Graduate Research Fellow, and his Bachelor of Arts in physics from Princeton University. Most recently, he was a program postdoctoral fellow at the Santa Fe Institute in New Mexico (USA).


Eddie studies collective behavior across fields to clarify how patterns in nature reflect universal principles of information and representation. He works with a wide variety of biological and social example systems including US Supreme Court voting, human and monkey conflict, firm behavior, neural activity, and natural ecosystems.