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New £4 million Digital Good Network aims to ensure technologies are beneficial for societies
A new ‘Digital Good Network’ will explore how digital technologies can be used in ways that benefit people, society and the economy.
The ESRC Post-Doctoral Fellowship 2023 Competition is now open!
The ESRC Post-Doctoral Fellowship 2023 Competition is now open. The deadline for first stage expression of interest applications is 12 January 2022.
AOIR Conference - "Decolonising the Internet"
Colleagues and PhD students in Digital Media and Society have been invited to attend the Association of Internet Researchers (AOIR) conference in Dublin, Ireland this month.
Majority of public don’t want use of their personal data to result in harm or corporate profit
Clear communication about how people’s data is used won’t necessarily alleviate their concerns about it, new research from the University of Sheffield has found.
Digital Media and Society Team well represented at ECREA
Colleagues and a PhD student in Digital Media and Society are attending the European Communications Research and Education Association conference this month in Denmark, giving a range of talks under the theme “Rethink Impact.”
Department Invites Applications for Leverhulme Trust’s Early Career Fellowship Scheme
The Department is now inviting applications for scholars wishing to be supported to make an application to the Leverhulme Early Career Fellowship Scheme.
Research led by the University of Sheffield aims to reveal the long-term consequences of young people’s early labour market experiences for their careers, health and wellbeing
The project investigates the ability of younger workers living in the UK to make successful transitions in the labour market and the barriers that might prevent them from making progress in their careers.