Category: Administrative

Nominations Open for AoIR Executive Committee

AoIR is now seeking your nominations for the new Executive Committee to take office in October of this year and serve until October 2019. Below, you will find: A. Time frame of the election. B. Description of the AoIR governance

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A Statement from the Members of the AoIR Executive Committee

In light of the United States’ January 27, 2017 executive order restricting entry to its borders, based upon intersectional stereotypes of Islamic religious faith as embodied within Middle Eastern, African, and South Asian identity, we hereby restate our commitment to

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Announcing: AoIR Conference Coordinator

As AoIR continues to grow, we realized a dedicated AoIR Conference Coordinator would help immensely with conference organization and management. AoIR is very happy to announce the hiring of Dr. Michael Haley to fill this role for the #AoIR2017 Tartu

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Announcing AoIR’s New Association Coordinator

As many of you know, AoIR is almost entirely a volunteer-run organization, with one exception: The Association Coordinator. The AC helps make this organization run on a daily basis: answering your emails about membership issues, updating the website and social

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AoIR is searching for a new Association Coordinator!

AoIR is searching for a new Association Coordinator! The AC is our one paid staff member; they provide ongoing management and support to keep the Association running. Below is the job ad. Please feel free to circulate among friends, colleagues, and

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2015 AoIR Executive Committee Election Results

I am excited to announce the results of our recent election for the AoIR Executive Committee. But first, some thank yous and some information about the election. I would like to thank everyone who helped set up and run the

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Call for Nominations: AoIR Executive Committee

We are pleased to announce that AoIR is now seeking nominations for the new Executive Committee to take office in October of this year and serve until October 2017. After the jump, you will find: A. Time frame of the

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Information Regarding Member-Created Committees

During the Association General Meeting at #IR15 last week, there was considerable interest in developing ways for the AoIR community to better and more efficiently organize around pressing social, ethical, and methodological issues related to internet research (and beyond). As

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New Association Coordinator

I have two happy announcements to make. First, Kelly Boudreau, who has been serving as AoIR’s Association Coordinator for the past two years, has accepted a position in Game Studies theory at Brunel University. As AoIR’s first Association Coordinator, Kelly

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New AoIR Statement of Inclusivity

I am pleased to announce that the AoIR Executive Committee has adopted a new Statement of Inclusivity for the organization. You can find it on the Diversity and Inclusivity page of this website. We have also updated our Statement of

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