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Apply now! OII Summer Doctoral Programme 2014
The application process is now open for the 2014 Summer Doctoral Programme (Oxford: 7-18 July 2014), an intensive fortnight of study with OII faculty and colleagues. Deadline: 24 Feb 2014.
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Recruiting: Researcher (Qual)
We are looking for researcher to work on a project focusing on changing connectivity, microwork, and virtual labour in Sub-Saharan Africa and Southeast Asia. Deadline: midday on 13 December 2013.
Recruiting: Researcher (Quant)
We are looking for a researcher to work on a project which aims to map and measure how new economic practices and processes are taking root in Sub-Saharan Africa as a result of changing connectivities. Deadline: midday on 9 January 2014.
Web Science Call for Papers
The ACM Web Science 2014 Conference is calling for papers. It takes place from 23-26 June 2014 (Indiana University, Bloomington). Deadline for papers: 23 February 2014. #WebSci14
Academics on Wikipedia
Wikipedia coverage of academics is skewed (the wrong way). A.Samoilenko and T.Yasseri: The distorted mirror of Wikipedia: a quantitative analysis of Wikipedia coverage of academics. Read more in The Atlantic (7 Nov).
Thursday 12 December 2013 17:00 - 18:30
Speakers: Julian Huppert
Wednesday 29 January 2014 17:00 - 18:30
Speakers: Professor Nigel Smart
Wednesday 12 February 2014 17:00 - 18:30
Speakers: Dr Joss Wright
Wednesday 26 February 2014 17:00 - 18:30
Speakers: Dr Jane Kaye and Professor Michael Parker
Wednesday 12 March 2014 17:00 - 18:30
Speakers: Dr Mark Davies
Wednesday 7 May 2014 17:00 - 18:30
Speakers: Dame Fiona Caldicott
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Last updated on: 15 January 2013