Two Open Rank, Tenure-Track Positions at Department of Media and Visual Arts, Koç University

It is that time of the year again. We have two open-rank, tenure-track positions at Koç University, Department of Media and Visual Arts:  1) Computational Social Sciences, 2) Interaction Design. Computational Social Sciences We are looking for scholars specializing in computational social sciences or data science. Areas of expertise include critical data studies, social media …

Factory by Teyit.org: Developing Multidisciplinary Solutions to the Problem of False Information

Teyit.org, one of the premier organizations in Turkey for fact-checking, has recently announced "Factory." It is a multidisciplinary program using "Design Sprint" approach to develop "innovation and design-oriented solutions for the problem of false information". The program aims to get participants from different disciplines to develop and test solutions to counter false information. The first …

Open Rank Position in Media and Communication Studies

Koç University, Department of Media and Visual Arts (MAVA) invites applications for full-time faculty positions of any rank (beginning September 2019). Areas of specialization are open, but candidates specializing in emerging media, media and politics, media and cultural studies are particularly encouraged to apply. Successful candidates will be expected to teach two courses per semester …

Call for Papers – 6th International Communication Days

Üsküdar University (Istanbul) Communication Faculty is hosting the sixth International Communication Days on 02 - 03 May 2019. This year’s symposium title is “Digital Transformation”. For more info and paper submission click here. Call For Papers In addition to the digital communication technologies that marked the era, the media sector and communication sciences have undergone …

Full time Faculty Positions in Media and Visual Arts

It is that time of the year when we seek candidates for our growing Department of Media and Visual Arts at Koç University. This year we have two open-rank positions: Fulltime Faculty Position in Interaction Design Koç University, Department of Media and Visual Arts (MAVA) and the Koç  University – Arçelik Research Center for Creative …

Do online privacy concerns predict privacy behavior?

In a new article, we (Lemi Baruh, Ekin Seçinti, Zeynep Cemalcılar) meta-analytically chime in on the frequently debated concept of "privacy paradox".  We  investigate whether users' reported privacy concerns and literacy influence the extent to which they utilize online services (including but not limited to SNSs), disclose personal information and adopt measures to protect their privacy. Privacy …

Call for Papers: Situational Awareness Systems in Disaster and Emergency Medicine

Situational awareness (SA) is a prerogative for effective decision making during emergencies. A burgeoning number of ICT tools and analytical methods are being developed to enhance both individual, as well as shared (team) situational awareness during large or small scale medical emergencies and d  isasters. In this light, Situational Awareness Systems track of The World …