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PhD Cand. position: Platform Governance, Media and Technology

16.11.2022 22:54 | Anonymous member (Administrator)

University of Bremen

Deadline: November 18, 2022

I have an open PhD Cand. position in my „Platform Governance, Media and Technology“ Lab at the University of Bremen. Please check and potentially forward to your students and colleagues. 

I am seeking someone to collaborate with my postdocs and me to better understand 

- how platforms govern communication on their sites (think: content moderation, but also beyond) 

- how the discourse on platforms is changing (Everyone: take more responsibility; Musk: ¯\_(ツ)_/¯) 

- how regulation is seeking measures to translate responsibility into accountability 

- how platform employ automates means to address content moderation on scale („AI will fix it!“) 

It’s a 3Y position, in a team 10-15 postdocs, Phd cand, and MA student assistants working with me: 

⚠️ Please note: The deadline is already next week, NOV 18! 

If you are interested, don’t hesitate to reach out to me at Send your full application including: (1) a cover letter outlining the motivation, (2) a curriculum vitae, (3) a brief outline of a possible doctoral topic, as well as (4) final transcripts and (5) the final thesis or other publications, if applicable, ideally as one single pdf-file – to 

You find the full official job here and below: 



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