Post-Doctoral Scientist


  • Postdoc
  • Washington, DC
  • Posted 1 month ago
  • Expires on: October 20, 2020

The George Washington University

The GW Institute for Data, Democracy, and Politics seeks candidates for a post-doctoral scientist for its work examining and combating disinformation and other online harms.

Specific aims are to:

1. Develop computational measures of key social scientific constructs such as hate speech, gist, and community resonance;

2. Validate these measures and the tools that generate them;

3. Generate training data and measure information flow containing these constructs;

4. Examine how such content shapes behaviors, attitudes, and beliefs.

Please apply here: http://www.gwu.jobs/postings/75875