UW-Milwaukee School of Information Studies Seeking Faculty in Information Systems and Technology
Nov19

UW-Milwaukee School of Information Studies Seeking Faculty in Information Systems and Technology

The School of Information Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is hiring an open rank, tenure-track faculty position in information systems and technology, with an emphasis in areas such as human-computer interaction (HCI), database systems, mobile information applications, information security, networking, or multimedia. Full position description, requirements, and application instructions are available here and pasted...

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UW-Milwaukee Seeking Fellow in the Social Studies of Information

I’m pleased to announce that the School of Information Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is accepting applications for a postdoctoral fellow in the social studies of information. We are targeting to select someone to join us in August 2012, so timing is tight. Application deadline is June 1. Details below, and feel free to email me with questions. Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Social Studies of Information School of...

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On Drafting a Social Media Policy

Only a few days before the State of Missouri passed a law restricting private contact between students and teachers on social media, I was contact by UW-Milwaukee’s Department of Curriculum & Instruction to help social media guidelines for the student teachers it places in area schools. The department’s motivation was largely to ensure professionalism in how its student teachers were acting on social media: not...

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Nadine Kozak joins UW-Milwaukee School of Information Studies as 2011-2012 Postdoctoral Fellow in Information Policy
Aug03

Nadine Kozak joins UW-Milwaukee School of Information Studies as 2011-2012 Postdoctoral Fellow in Information Policy

As CIPR Co-Director, I’m very pleased to make this announcement: The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee School of Information Studies (SOIS) and the Center for Information Policy Research (CIPR) is proud to welcome Dr. Nadine Kozak as the 2011-12 Postdoctoral Fellow in Information Policy. Dr. Kozak is an interdisciplinary scholar; she has a BA (Honors) in History from the University of Calgary, a MA in Communication from Carleton...

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Extending Search for Information Policy/Ethics Faculty Position at UW-Milwaukee School of Information Studies

The School of Information Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is extending its search for a new faculty member (open rank) with a specialty in information policy & ethics: The School of Information Studies (SOIS) at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM) invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position in Information Studies at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor. The selected applicant...

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Featured in UWM Research Report: "Limiting the danger of new technologies"
Mar23

Featured in UWM Research Report: "Limiting the danger of new technologies"

Each year the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee issues a research report highlighting some of the innovative and influential research within our campus community. I feel privileged to be featured in the 2011 edition (PDF, page 34). Here’s an excerpt from my story: Limiting the danger of new technologies The Internet, the Web, search engines, social media and other communication/information technologies offer both new potential...

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