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 IKMZ - Department of Communication and Media Research, University of Zurich invites applications for:



1 Postdoc (3 to 9 years)


1 Doctoral researcher / PhD student (3 to 6 years)


in Internet, Algorithms and Society


Job description Postdoc (in German)


Job description PhD (in German)

Starting date: September 2018 or 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@ikmz.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 July 2018. However, the positions remain open until qualified candidates are found. For more information, please contact Dr. Moritz Büchi: m.buechi@ikmz.uzh.ch


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