Postdoctoral Fellowship – ALGOFEED Project, University of Pavia, Italy

Post-doctoral Position in Italy

Postdoctoral Fellowship – ALGOFEED Project: Join the ALGOFEED Project as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow, focusing on analyzing and understanding algorithmic feedback loops and their impacts on platformized consumption. This position offers the opportunity to work within a collaborative research environment at the University of Pavia, Italy, and contribute to cutting-edge computational research in sociology.

Postdoctoral Research Fellowship – ALGOFEED Project

Designation: Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Research Area: Sociology, Computational Sociology, Digital Methods

Location: University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy


  • PhD in sociology, social sciences, computer science, or related fields.
  • Experience in data collection, management, and analysis using computational methods.
  • Proficiency in programming languages and software tools relevant to data analysis.
  • Strong background in sociology of cultural and communicative processes.
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work collaboratively in a research team.
  • Fluency in English and/or Italian.

Job Description: The Postdoctoral Research Fellow will support the Principal Investigator of Work Package 3 (WP3) in the ALGOFEED Project by collecting and analyzing data using computational methodologies. Responsibilities include conducting fieldwork, collecting data from YouTube and TikTok, organizing and managing data, analyzing data using digital and computational methods, conducting literature reviews, and contributing to research reports and scientific articles.

How to Apply: Interested candidates should apply online through the University of Pavia’s application portal ( Applicants must submit a dated and signed application, along with relevant documents and publications in electronic PDF format. The selection process includes qualifications assessment, project evaluation, interview, and a test of knowledge of a foreign language. The deadline for applications is March 29, 2024.

Last Date for Apply: Application Deadline: March 29, 2024

For further inquiries, please contact: Gianpiera Bernuzzi Email:




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