IULM University in Milan*is currently advertising for a one-year
*Post-doc Researcher position* in Media and Internet Studies.
|The deadline is *June 11*, 2021.|
Please find details below.
Open Call [English version in pdf]:
Location: Milan, Italy
Salary: € 20,000 gross per year
Contract Type: Temporary, one year [plus a possible second year]
Full Time Commitment
The Call is open for a post-doc researcher position at IULM University,
Milan, Italy. Research activites will be carried out in the framework of
the Horizon 2020 Project «EUMEPLAT-European Media Platforms: Assessing
Positive and Negative Externalities for European Culture» [2021-2024,
Reference Number: 101004488].
Coordinator: IULM University, Milan, Italy.
Scientific Responsible: prof. Andrea Miconi.
The one-year contract [with a possible second year, according to Italian
formula] will come with a full-time commitment. The researcher will work
under the supervision of the Principal Investigator, prof. Andrea
Miconi, and that of the colleguaes responsibile for related
work-packages and tasks.
EUMEPLAT is a three-year project, offering a unique opportunity for
international research expwrience, with the participation of:
Hans-Bredow-Institut of Hamburg; National and Kapodistrian University of
Athens; ISCTE-Lisbon; New Bulgarian University, Sofia; UNIMED-Union of
Mediterranean Universities; University of Gent; Bilkent University of
Ankara; Universitat Oberta de Catalunya, Barcelona; Ca’ Foscari
University of Venice; IKED-International Organisation for Knowledge
Economy and Enterprise Development, Malmö; Charles University in Prague.
The title of the research activity/contract to be assigned is
*“**European Media Platforms: Historical Trends and Discourse Analysis”*.
Research tasks will include:
-First-hand research on fake news: survey on both professional and
user-generated news contents on social media;
-Second-hand analysis on video platforms: video production, distribution
and consumption across Europe;
-Content analysis: representation of gender in social media platforms;
-Content analysis: representation of immigrants in social media platforms.
More broadly speaking, the resarcher will participate to the overall
activities of the projects, including joint meetings and discussions,
publishing, and dissemination.
Expertise and knowledge in the field of Internet Studies
Phd title in a related scientific area
Experience in international research projects
Scientific publications in international, peer-rewieved journals
Specific knowledge of automated analysis [i.e., software for statistical
analysis and contents analysis]
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