[CITASA] job: information policy (Information Science, Cornell University)

gustavo gustavo at soc.haifa.ac.il
Tue Oct 5 13:22:23 EDT 2010

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Information Science at Cornell (www.infosci.cornell.edu) is an
interdisciplinary department within the Faculty of Computing and
Information Science (www.cis.cornell.edu), bringing together from across
the campus those interested in studying information systems in their
social, cultural, economic, historical, legal, and political contexts. We
are seeking to fill a tenure-track faculty position, broadly in the area of
information policy. Areas of interest may include: 

- the sociology or anthropology of information policy;
- contemporary debates (e.g., privacy, net neutrality, security);
- the interactions and tensions between the legal and the technological;
- the politics and/or economics of information institutions;
- the implications of information policy for design or practice.

Applications should be received by November 15, 2010, but we will begin
processing applications in early November. Applications will be accepted
until the position is filled. 
The application package should include a curriculum vita, brief statements
of research and teaching interests, and at least three letters of
reference. Writing samples, or links to their online counterparts, are
encouraged. Additional information on the job openings and application
process is available at the following application website.

Cornell University, located in Ithaca, New York, is an inclusive, dynamic,
and innovative Ivy League university and New York's land-grant institution.
Its staff, faculty, and students impart an uncommon sense of larger purpose
and contribute creative ideas and best practices to further the
university's mission of teaching, research, and outreach.

For assistance send questions to: fac_recruit at infosci.cornell.edu

Cornell University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and
Educator and welcomes applications from women and ethnic minorities.


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