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Informing SOCNET users about a project exactly a day before the deadline
ends isn't understandable.to me.

On Thu, Jun 9, 2016 at 4:32 PM, Thomas Grund <[log in to unmask]>
wrote:

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> ********************************* One-Year Post-Postdoctoral Research
> Fellowship University College Dublin, School of Sociology Dublin, Ireland
> Project:‘Tweeting to #Repealthe8th: Challenging the legal regime and Irish
> attitudes to abortion?’ Duration: 12 months Application deadline: 10 June
> 2016 Start: asap Project leader: Dr Sara O’Sullivan, [log in to unmask]
> Apply here: http://tinyurl.com/hdwt3t8 *********************************
> Position Summary The project will map and analyse a large corpus of tweets
> using the hashtag #repealthe8th, with a particular focus on the material
> highlighted, shared and discussed by users. The aim is to understand how
> the medium facilitates, shapes and structures discussion of and lobbying
> around a political issue. It will also explore the limitations of Twitter
> as a forum for political action via in-depth interviews with tweeters using
> this hashtag. This is an academic research role, where you will conduct a
> specified programme of research supported by research training and
> development under the supervision and direction of a Principal
> Investigator. The primary purpose of the role is to further develop your
> research skills and competences, including the processes of publication in
> peer-reviewed academic publications, the development of funding proposals,
> the mentorship of graduate students along with the opportunity to develop
> your skills in research led teaching. Salary: €33,975 per annum
> ************** Principal Duties and Responsibilities ************** -
> Conduct a specified programme of research and scholarship under the
> supervision and direction of your Principal Investigator. - Engage in
> appropriate training and professional development opportunities as required
> by your Principal Investigator, your School or Institute, or the
> University. - Engage in the dissemination of the results of the research in
> which you are engaged as directed by and with the support of and under the
> supervision of your Principal Investigator. Engage in the wider research
> and scholarly activities of your research group, School and Institute. -
> Mentor and assist, as appropriate and as directed, the research graduate
> students in your School and Institute. Carry out administrative work
> associated with your programme of research. ************** Selection
> Criteria ************** Mandatory - PhD in Sociology, Information Studies,
> Media Studies, Political Science, Computer Science or a cognate discipline
> - Experience in relevant quantitative research techniques including social
> network mapping - and analysis. - Evidence of strong computing skills,
> including knowledge of software used to retrieve social media data and
> other digital research management/ social media research tools. - A
> demonstrated commitment to research and publications. - An understanding of
> the operational requirements for a successful research project. - Evidence
> of research activity (publications, conference presentations, awards) and
> future scholarly output (working papers, research proposals, and experience
> of writing a funding application). - Excellent Communication Skills (Oral,
> Written, Presentation etc). - Excellent Organisational and Administrative
> skills including a proven ability to work to deadlines. Desirable -
> Experience of sourcing and analysing Twitter content. - Experience using
> innovative data visualisation methods. - Familiarity with research on
> social media and the contemporary public sphere. - Familiarity with
> feminist research on reproductive justice. - Experience of qualitative
> research methods. - Experience in setting own research agenda. For further
> information please contact Dr. Sara O'Sullivan, [log in to unmask]
> Apply here: http://tinyurl.com/hdwt3t8
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