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Young Researchers’ Careers in Nordic Countries

In several Nordic countries as well as in the EU, several reports point to challenges for young researchers in the social sciences and humanities. Recently a roundtable discussion on the challenges was organized.

Are You Happy with Your h-Index?

Grant and recruitment committees are increasingly showing interest in individual researchers’ h-index, as a measure of the impact of one’s research. As a media researcher, should you care about the H-word?

Pre-announcement for Upcoming Call for Proposals from NordForsk

A call for proposals for The Joint Committee for Nordic research councils in the Humanities and Social Sciences Project Grants is to be opened in mid-August 2022.

Registration for the Norwegian Media Researcher Conference is Now Open

Registration for the Norwegian Media Researcher Conference. Deadline for registration is 23 September.

The New Nordic Lexicon to be Launched

A new project called The New Nordic Lexicon is to be launched by the team behind Nordics.info. The project plans to bring experts and students together in a research-based discussion about Nordic society.

MEVI2022: 150 Finnish Researchers Met in Sunny Turku

“Interesting content, well-functioning arrangements, a summer city, living people!” This feedback sums up the feelings of those who attended MEVI2022.

New Report: Minorities are Still Underrepresented in Danish Media

Associate Professor Hanne Jørndrup at Roskilde University is behind a new report that maps the use of sources with other ethnic backgrounds in Danish newspapers and news broadcasts.

Many Researchers Believe That the Media Use Research Material for Traffic and Entertainment

Norwegian researchers and Norwegian media professionals have different views on how the media work with and prioritise research material and to what extent the media contributes to public information about, for example, climate change.

Upcoming Conferences

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Global Fact 9 conference

14th ACM Web Science Conference 2022

Society of Animation Studies Annual Conference

24th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction

Communication, Conflict and Peace Conference

14th ACM Web Science Conference 2022

4th International Media Literacy Research Symposium

2022 WJEC online conference

Calls for Papers

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Representing Mothers and Motherhood on Screen

Call for submissions: interdisciplinary special issue on ‘Difficulty’

CfP: Rock Music Studies: After All This Time: Legacy Acts, Fandom, and Collective Identity

CFP: The Somatechnics of Race

Epistemic injustice and higher education in the digital age

Teaching with Games: Educational Gaming in Religion, Philosophy and Ethics

The Information Warfare in the era of Social Media: the Case of the Russian-Ukrainian Crisis

The Somatechnics of Race

Vacant Positions

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Studieadjunkt/studielektor i Journalistik (In Danish)

Instruktor til Webteknologi ved Institut for Design og Kommunikation (In Danish)

Ekstern lektor i retorik (In Danish)

Universitetslektor i fotojournalistikk, med vekt på fagutvikling (In Norwegian)

Assistant Professor in Communication and Technology

Forskar ved Institutt for informasjons- og medievitskap/CET (In Norwegian)

PhD Research Fellowship in Digital Culture – Digital Narrative and Digital Humanities

Stipendiat i digital markedsføring (In Norwegian)

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