Call for Papers: Special Issue on Blogging across Borders and Cultures

Call for Papers for the Special Issue on Blogging across Borders and Cultures: International Journal of Interactive Communication Systems and Technologies (IJICST) Introduction Since the late 1990s, Internet users have utilized blogs as one of the most ubiquitous communication tools to connect with audiences worldwide. Today blogging is firmly entrenched into the fabric of contemporary …

Seminar at Koç University by Deniz Selman

Koç University, College of Social Sciences and Humanities Seminar Series presents: Deniz Selman, Assistant Professor (Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania) Boğaziçi University, Department of Economics Title: "Political Knowledge and Voting Behavior" Abstract: Political knowledge is an important factor in understanding voting behavior, particularly when voters' policy positions conflict with those of their favored candidate. In this …

Faculty Position at Media & Visual Arts Department

Koç University, Department of Media and Visual Arts, invites applications for full-time faculty positions of any rank (beginning September 2011). Qualified candidates should have a Ph.D. at the time of employment. Areas of specialization are flexible, but candidates with applied and/or research experience in the following fields are especially encouraged to apply: * Communication/cultural studies …

Book on Interactive Marketing

After almost a year since we organized a workshop on Interactive Marketing, our (me and Müberra Yüksel) edited volume on advertising in interactive media is out. The title of the book is "Değişen İletişim Ortamında Etkileşimli Pazarlama", which can roughly be translated as "Interactive Marketing in an Evolving Communications Landscape". The book  investigates theoretical (i.e. …