Oxford Internet Institute

  • Call for Chapters: Ethics of Biomedical Big Data

    Submissions are called for a peer-reviewed edited volume on ethical challenges faced in biomedical Big Data (Springer). Eds: Luciano Floridi, Brent Mittelstadt. Deadline: 30 March 2015.

  • Recruiting: Professor of Internet Studies

    We are seeking to appoint an outstanding scholar of international distinction to the Professorship of Internet Studies, in association with Balliol College. Deadline: 12:00 GMT on Monday 2 March 2015.

  • 2014 REF: OII Demonstrates Multidisciplinary Excellence

    The official UK-wide assessment of all university research, the Research Excellence Framework (REF), found that the University of Oxford has the largest volume of world-leading research in the country. Read about our contribution.

  • New Project: GeoNet

    The GeoNet project is investigating geographies of knowledge, labour, and innovation hubs to understand how changing connectivity is affecting Sub-Saharan Africa's emerging information economies. Follow: @GeonetProject.

  • Apply Now! OII Summer Doctoral Programme 2015

    Our very successful Summer Doctoral Programme aims to support students' doctoral thesis research through an intense fortnight of study with leading academics. Oxford, 6-17 July 2015. Application deadline: 23 Feb 2015.

  • Call for Papers: Chinese Web

    The journal Policy and Internet is calling for papers for a special issue on Social Data Science and the Chinese Web. Guest Editors: King-wa Fu, Min Jiang, Ning Wang, Han-Teng Liao. Deadline: 1 March 2015; publication late 2015.

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