Category: Community

AoIR’s YouTube Channel and Travel Scholarships

We are happy to announce the newest AoIR social media platform – YouTube! Subscribe to our YouTube channel get first access to our videos.   As we approach the holiday season, a time of great generosity, we want to show

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Looking for volunteers for AoIR 2016 award committees

Happy AoIR2016 day-after-submissions-were due day! While you’re thinking about our upcoming conference in Berlin, note that we need volunteers to serve on two important award committees: AoIR Best Dissertation Award, and the Nancy Baym Annual Book Award. Volunteers for the

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Call for Self-Nominations: AoIR Award Committees

Each year, AoIR presents three awards at its annual meeting: the Best Student Paper Award, the AoIR Dissertation Award, and the Nancy Baym Annual Book Award. (You can find more information about these awards here.) We are calling for self-nominations to serve

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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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2013 Executive Committee Election Results

Congratulations to the Executive Committee elected for the 2013-2015 term: Vice President: Jennifer Stromer-Galley Treasurer: Michael Zimmer Secretary: Andrew Herman Open Seat: Sun Sun Lim Open Seat: Annette Markham Open Seat: Kelly Quinn Graduate Student: Anna Lauren Hoffmann In addition,

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AoIR Dissertation Award, 2013

Congratulations to the recipient of this year’s AoIR Dissertation Award. The award-winning dissertation, “Programmed sociality: A software studies perspective on social networking sites,” was written by Taina Bucher. Bucher received her PhD from the University of Oslo and is currently a Research Fellow in

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2013 Executive Committee Election: Candidate Statements & Voting Information

Candidate statements for the 2013 Executive election are now available. For more information on each candidate, please click here. Please be aware that in order to vote in this year’s election you must be an active member of AoIR no

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IR14.0 Travel Grant Applications

In order to increase the diversity of participation in the AoIR annual Internet Research (IR) conferences, the Association of Internet Researchers makes available up to four conference fee waivers and travel stipends per year. This year we will especially favor

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CALL FOR AWARD APPLICATIONS: Carl J. Couch Award

Carl J. Couch Internet Research Award 2013 Sponsored by the Carl Couch Center for Social and Internet Research http://www.cccsir.com/ The Carl Couch Center issues an international call for student-authored papers to be considered for Carl J. Couch Internet Research Award.

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2013 AoIR Doctoral Colloquium

In keeping with its commitment to students’ scholarship in the Association of Internet Researchers, the IR14.0 Doctoral Colloquium offers PhD students working in internet research or a related field a special forum on October 23, 2013. For many years, this

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