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Humanist Archives: April 23, 2021, 8:39 a.m. Humanist 34.342 - PhD studentship (Zürich); postdoc (Warsaw); archivist

				                  Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 34, No. 342.
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    [1]    From: JING ZENG 
           Subject: PhD position in AI imaginaries @ University of Zurich (22)

    [2]    From: Hajo Greif 
           Subject: 3-year postdoc position within NCN project "Turing, Ashby, and 'the Action of the Brain'", Warsaw University of Technology (36)

    [3]    From: Tom Abram 
           Subject: Archivist / Curator for Online Archive (14)


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        Date: 2021-04-23 06:50:21+00:00
        From: JING ZENG 
        Subject: PhD position in AI imaginaries @ University of Zurich

Dear colleagues,

The Department of Communication and Media Research (IKMZ) at the University
of Zurich is offering a 3-year PhD position. The PhD student will work in
an international research project led by Prof. Dr. Mike S. Schäfer and Dr.
Jing Zeng, researching “imaginaries of artificial intelligence” in Germany,
China and the US. This project is funded by the Swiss National Science
Foundation.

For more information about this position and the application link:

https://jobs.uzh.ch/offene-stellen/doctoral-
position/c6b398dd-5d51-47c8-af72-9434c16c4150

Application deadline:  31 May 2021.

____________________________________________________________

Dr Jing Zeng
Senior Research and Teaching Associate
University of Zurich, Department of Communication and Media Research
Andreasstrasse 15, Zürich 8050, Switzerland

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        Date: 2021-04-23 06:49:56+00:00
        From: Hajo Greif 
        Subject: 3-year postdoc position within NCN project "Turing, Ashby, and 'the Action of the Brain'", Warsaw University of Technology

Dear all,

The Department of Philosophy and Ethics in Administration at Warsaw
University of Technology offers a three-year, full-time, research-only
post-doctoral position in History and Philosophy of Science, broadly
conceived. The applicant's specialisation and research interests will be
congenial to the topic of the research project "Turing, Ashby, and 'the
Action of the Brain'" (NCN grant no. 2020/37/B/HS1/01809), within which
this position is funded. The project's PI is Dr. Hajo Greif.

Application deadline: 3 May. Start date: 1 June or later.

Here is the link to the job posting on the Euraxess website:
euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/631836

Here is the official announcement on the university website, in Polish
and English:
ans.pw.edu.pl/Pracownicy/Konkursy-na-stanowiska-nie-nauczycieli/Konkurs-nr-1-NNA

Here is more information on the project on the PI's website:
hajo-greif.net/turing-ashby
and, in Polish, on the NCN website:
https://projekty.ncn.gov.pl/index.php?projekt_id=483348

Philosophy at Warsaw University of Technology is a small but thriving
and internationally oriented discipline. The successful candidate will
be part of the Philosophy of Computing group. All qualified candidates
with a keen interest in the content of this project are welcome to
apply! Diversity is valued!

Informal inquiries may be directed to 

Kind regards,

Hajo Greif


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        Date: 2021-04-22 09:17:58+00:00
        From: Tom Abram 
        Subject: Archivist / Curator for Online Archive

Archives of IT is an online archive of the oral history of the IT and
communications industry 1950 to present day

https://archivesit.org.uk

We have an opportunity for a part time archivist / curator to develop
the archive and promote its content to the public and academic users,
including young people.

The role offers scope for creative approaches to collecting and
presenting material in a web environment

Contact research@archivesit.org.uk for more information



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