The Computational Propaganda Project

Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford

British Academy Visiting Fellowships

See this opportunity to join our team at the OII on a British Academy Visiting Fellowship. The British Academy is providing academics based in any country overseas (and active at any career stage and in any discipline within the humanities and the social sciences) with the opportunity to be based at a UK higher education…

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Position Closed: Post-Doctoral Researcher & Technical Development Officer

We’re hiring a post-doctoral fellow to help our bot detection efforts, as part of our new BOTFIND project. The primary task will be to build tools for detecting politically motivated and automated content production on social media platforms. The position is suited to candidates who have recently completed a doctorate in a relevant field, and requires someone…

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Positions Filled: Three Research Appointments in Computational Social Science

**Update 23/09/2016 These posts have been filled, but we will likely advertise again, along similar themes, in a year. We are looking for three talented researchers to join our team of computational social scientists at Oxford.  Ideally, we’d like to have one person interested in the sociology of algorithmic production, another interested in the policy implications…

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