<div dir="ltr"><span style="font-size:12.8px">hi,</span><div style="font-size:12.8px"><br></div><div style="font-size:12.8px">I am posting this job post here, hoping that it fits the list's general interest profile, and that you will help me spread the word, if you find it relevant. </div><div style="font-size:12.8px"><br></div><div style="font-size:12.8px">Many apologies for cross-posting!</div><div style="font-size:12.8px"><br></div><div style="font-size:12.8px">best,</div><div style="font-size:12.8px"><br></div><div style="font-size:12.8px">dj</div><div style="font-size:12.8px"><br></div><div style="font-size:12.8px">==============================<wbr>=====</div><div style="font-size:12.8px"><br></div><div style="font-size:12.8px"><br></div><div style="font-size:12.8px"><p style="margin:0px 0px 20px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-variant-numeric:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:23px;font-family:"source sans pro",sans-serif;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(61,61,61)"><a href="http://nerds.kozminski.edu.pl/" target="_blank" style="color:rgb(51,51,51);margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:inherit;font-family:inherit;vertical-align:baseline;outline:0px">NeRDS (New Research on Digital Societies)</a></p><div style="display:inline-block;width:16px;height:16px"></div> group at <a href="http://www.kozminski.edu.pl/en/" target="_blank" style="color:rgb(51,51,51);margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:inherit;font-family:inherit;vertical-align:baseline;outline:0px">Kozminski University</a><div style="display:inline-block;width:16px;height:16px"></div> (Poland), a leading research-driven business school in the heart of Europe, is seeking to fill <strong style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:inherit;font-family:inherit;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(51,51,51)">one or more open rank positions</strong>.<p></p><p style="margin:0px 0px 20px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-variant-numeric:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:23px;font-family:"source sans pro",sans-serif;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(61,61,61)">The candidates should specify if they are applying for a position of:</p><ul style="margin:0px 0px 20px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-variant-numeric:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:inherit;font-family:"source sans pro",sans-serif;vertical-align:baseline;list-style:none outside;color:rgb(61,61,61)"><li style="margin:0px 0px 12px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:18px;font-family:inherit;vertical-align:baseline">– research and teaching assistant (<em style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:inherit;font-family:inherit;vertical-align:baseline">asystent</em>),</li><li style="margin:0px 0px 12px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:18px;font-family:inherit;vertical-align:baseline">– assistant professor (<em style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:inherit;font-family:inherit;vertical-align:baseline">adiunkt</em>),</li><li style="margin:0px 0px 12px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:18px;font-family:inherit;vertical-align:baseline">– associate professor (<em style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:inherit;font-family:inherit;vertical-align:baseline">profesor nadzwyczajny</em>), or</li><li style="margin:0px 0px 12px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:18px;font-family:inherit;vertical-align:baseline">– full professor (<em style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:inherit;font-family:inherit;vertical-align:baseline">profesor zwyczajny</em>).</li></ul><p style="margin:0px 0px 20px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-variant-numeric:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:23px;font-family:"source sans pro",sans-serif;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(61,61,61)"> </p><p style="margin:0px 0px 20px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-variant-numeric:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:23px;font-family:"source sans pro",sans-serif;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(61,61,61)">The research areas of particular interest for the candidates include:</p><ul style="margin:0px 0px 20px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-variant-numeric:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:inherit;font-family:"source sans pro",sans-serif;vertical-align:baseline;list-style:none outside;color:rgb(61,61,61)"><li style="margin:0px 0px 12px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:18px;font-family:inherit;vertical-align:baseline">– open collaboration and peer production,</li><li style="margin:0px 0px 12px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:18px;font-family:inherit;vertical-align:baseline">– sharing economy and platform capitalism,</li><li style="margin:0px 0px 12px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:18px;font-family:inherit;vertical-align:baseline">– digital humanities,</li><li style="margin:0px 0px 12px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:18px;font-family:inherit;vertical-align:baseline">– critical studies of online communities,</li><li style="margin:0px 0px 12px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:18px;font-family:inherit;vertical-align:baseline">– sociology of the internet,</li><li style="margin:0px 0px 12px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:18px;font-family:inherit;vertical-align:baseline">– Big Data analysis,</li><li style="margin:0px 0px 12px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:18px;font-family:inherit;vertical-align:baseline">– network society,</li><li style="margin:0px 0px 12px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:18px;font-family:inherit;vertical-align:baseline">– virtual ethnography.</li></ul><p style="margin:0px 0px 20px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-variant-numeric:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:23px;font-family:"source sans pro",sans-serif;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(61,61,61)"> </p><p style="margin:0px 0px 20px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-variant-numeric:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:23px;font-family:"source sans pro",sans-serif;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(61,61,61)"><strong style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:inherit;font-family:inherit;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(51,51,51)">About you:</strong></p><p style="margin:0px 0px 20px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-variant-numeric:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:23px;font-family:"source sans pro",sans-serif;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(61,61,61)">A successful candidate should have a strong academic record matching the position they are applying for. In the case of an associate and full professor ranks, a strong publication record in the JCR-listed journals and the leading academic publishers, as well as a proven successful grant applications track record are expected.</p><p style="margin:0px 0px 20px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-variant-numeric:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:23px;font-family:"source sans pro",sans-serif;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(61,61,61)">Full proficiency in written and oral English is necessary (level C2 and above). Fluency in Polish is not a requirement, but in the long run can be useful. If you do not speak Polish, we would certainly hope that you will be willing to learn it. Other things we value include:</p><ul style="margin:0px 0px 20px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-variant-numeric:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:inherit;font-family:"source sans pro",sans-serif;vertical-align:baseline;list-style:none outside;color:rgb(61,61,61)"><li style="margin:0px 0px 12px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:18px;font-family:inherit;vertical-align:baseline">– extended experience from abroad,</li><li style="margin:0px 0px 12px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:18px;font-family:inherit;vertical-align:baseline">– combined educational background from different fields or documented research experience in both qualitative and quantitative projects,</li><li style="margin:0px 0px 12px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:18px;font-family:inherit;vertical-align:baseline">– strong academic orientation,</li><li style="margin:0px 0px 12px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:18px;font-family:inherit;vertical-align:baseline">– good presentation and teaching skills,</li><li style="margin:0px 0px 12px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:18px;font-family:inherit;vertical-align:baseline">– documented academic interests related to studying online communities.</li></ul><p style="margin:0px 0px 20px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-variant-numeric:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:23px;font-family:"source sans pro",sans-serif;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(61,61,61)">We do not restrict the background of candidates to a particular field, as we believe that good research can be inspired and developed from different angles. However, we understand that the position may appeal particularly to people doing research in management, organization studies, sociology, anthropology, media studies, information science, or digital humanities.</p><p style="margin:0px 0px 20px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-variant-numeric:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:23px;font-family:"source sans pro",sans-serif;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(61,61,61)">We are equally interested in people apt in qualitative and quantitative approaches, with a slight preference to those, who are able to do both.</p><p style="margin:0px 0px 20px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-variant-numeric:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:23px;font-family:"source sans pro",sans-serif;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(61,61,61)"> </p><p style="margin:0px 0px 20px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-variant-numeric:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:23px;font-family:"source sans pro",sans-serif;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(61,61,61)"><strong style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:inherit;font-family:inherit;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(51,51,51)">About us:</strong></p><p style="margin:0px 0px 20px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-variant-numeric:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:23px;font-family:"source sans pro",sans-serif;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(61,61,61)">NeRDS group is a highly informal, relatively young team of researchers. We follow participative decision-making principles and, if invited for an interview, you can expect being interviewed and evaluated by all members of the team, irrespective of the rank you are applying for.</p><p style="margin:0px 0px 20px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-variant-numeric:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:23px;font-family:"source sans pro",sans-serif;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(61,61,61)">We put great emphasis on internationalization and high academic standards. Over the last five years, NeRDS group members have gone on one-year research stays to Harvard University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cornell University, University of California Berkeley, or New York University, among others. We regularly publish in JCR-listed journals, and publish books in the leading academic presses (e.g. Stanford University Press, Edward Elgar, Ashgate, Routledge).</p><p style="margin:0px 0px 20px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-variant-numeric:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:23px;font-family:"source sans pro",sans-serif;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(61,61,61)">Some of us are social movements activists (and e.g. serve on the Board of Trustees of Wikimedia Foundation or are engaged in the city movements), some are involved in the start-up culture (mentoring, seed funds, developing own businesses, etc.), and we generally value bringing a diverse experience to the table.</p><p style="margin:0px 0px 20px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-variant-numeric:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:23px;font-family:"source sans pro",sans-serif;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(61,61,61)">We believe that research should be stellar solid and of high quality, but that it also should be fun. We offer flexibility, a lot of independence, and a friendly working culture. Also, our teaching load can be very generous (read: low).</p><p style="margin:0px 0px 20px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-variant-numeric:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:23px;font-family:"source sans pro",sans-serif;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(61,61,61)">NeRDS participates in the international <a href="https://networkofcenters.net/" target="_blank" style="color:rgb(51,51,51);margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:inherit;font-family:inherit;vertical-align:baseline;outline:0px">Network of Centers</a></p><div style="display:inline-block;width:16px;height:16px"> </div>.<p></p><p style="margin:0px 0px 20px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-variant-numeric:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:23px;font-family:"source sans pro",sans-serif;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(61,61,61)">More info: <span style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;color:rgb(34,34,34)"><a href="http://nerds.kozminski.edu.pl/open-positions-digital-culture-studies/" target="_blank">http://nerds.kozminski.<wbr>edu.pl/open-positions-digital-<wbr>culture-studies/</a></span></p></div><br clear="all"><div><br></div>-- <br><div class="gmail_signature"><div dir="ltr"><div><div dir="ltr"><div><div dir="ltr"><div><div dir="ltr"><font size="1"><br>_________________________________</font><div><font size="1">check out my ethnography of Wikipedia:</font></div><div><font size="1">Jemielniak, Dariusz (2014) Common Knowledge? An Ethnography of Wikipedia, Stanford: Stanford University Press<br></font></div><div><font size="1"><a href="http://www.sup.org/book.cgi?id=24010" target="_blank">http://www.sup.org/book.cgi?id=24010</a><br></font></div><div><font size="1"><br></font></div><div><font size="1">Reviews:</font></div><div><font size="1"><span style="font-family:arial">Forbes: <a href="http://www.forbes.com/fdc/welcome_mjx.shtml" target="_blank">http://www.forbes.com/fdc/welcome_mjx.shtml</a></span><br></font></div><div><div><font face="arial" size="1">Pacific Standard: <a href="http://www.psmag.com/navigation/books-and-culture/killed-wikipedia-93777/" target="_blank">http://www.psmag.com/navigation/books-and-culture/killed-wikipedia-93777/</a></font></div><div><font face="arial" size="1">Motherboard: <a href="http://motherboard.vice.com/read/an-ethnography-of-wikipedia" target="_blank">http://motherboard.vice.com/read/an-ethnography-of-wikipedia</a></font></div><div><font size="1"><font color="#000000">Inside HigherED: </font><u style="color:rgb(0,0,255)"><a href="https://www.insidehighered.com/blogs/library-babel-fish/common-knowledge-jemielniak-wikipeda" target="_blank">https://www.insidehighered.com/blogs/library-babel-fish/common-knowledge-jemielniak-wikipeda</a></u></font><br></div><div><font face="arial" size="1">The Wikipedian: <a href="http://thewikipedian.net/2014/10/10/dariusz-jemielniak-common-knowledge" target="_blank">http://thewikipedian.net/2014/10/10/dariusz-jemielniak-common-knowledge</a></font></div></div><div><font size="1"><br></font></div><div><font size="1">Dariusz Jemielniak, Ph.D.<br>Professor of Management<br>Chair of International Management Department<br>head of the Center for Research on Organizations and Workplaces (CROW)<br>Kozminski University<br><a href="http://www.crow.kozminski.edu.pl" target="_blank">http://www.crow.kozminski.edu.pl</a></font></div><div><font size="1">New Research on Digital Societies (NeRDS) group: <a href="http://nerds.kozminski.edu.pl" target="_blank">http://nerds.kozminski.edu.pl </a></font></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div>