Universität Zürich

IKMZ - Department of Communication and Media Research

Media Change & Innovation Division

Andreasstrasse 15
CH-8050 Zurich
Phone +41 (0)44 635 20 92
Fax +41 (0)44 634 49 34

The Media Change & Innovation Division (Prof. Dr. Michael Latzer) at the IPMZ – Institute of Mass Communication and Media Research, University of Zurich is hiring:



1 Postdoc (60-80%)


1 Doctoral researcher / PhD student (60-75%)


in Internet & Society / Algorithm Studies


Job description Postdoc in German

Job description PhD in German

Starting date: As agreed upon


Please send your application with the usual documents and a letter of motivation (one pdf file) to Dr. Moritz Büchi: m.buechi@ipmz.uzh.ch.


Additionally, please attach a representative scientific contribution (publication in a scientific journal or excerpt from your doctoral dissertation for the position of the postdoc; or a scientific publication or Master’s thesis for the position of the doctoral researcher).


The selection process will begin in mid-January 2018. However, the job offers remain open until qualified candidates are found.


The University of Zurich strives for the equality of men and women in academic positions and therefore particularly invites applications of qualified female researchers.