Tilburg University - Understanding Society https://www.tilburguniversity.edu/news/rss.xml?title=&field_news_type_target_id=All&field_organizations_target_id=All&field_target_group_target_id=All&field_topic_scientific_target_id=All&field_topic_target_id=All en Twitter can't do without traditional media https://www.tilburguniversity.edu/current/news/more-news/nvs-award-gielens-twitter-basic-income Erwin Gielens&#039; thesis has been awarded the research master&#039;s thesis prize by the Nederlandse Sociologische Vereniging (NSV), His thesis is entitled &#039;Who revived the basic income debate? Investigating the role of social media in the political agenda-setting process&#039; Thu, 28 May 2020 15:09:51 CEST drs. Clemens van Diek https://www.tilburguniversity.edu/current/news/more-news/nvs-award-gielens-twitter-basic-income Expand search terms in WorldCat Discovery https://www.tilburguniversity.edu/campus/university-library/worldcat-search-terms WorldCat Discovery can extend your entered search terms with synonyms or related terms. Wed, 27 May 2020 12:25:06 CEST Stijn van Kruijsdijk https://www.tilburguniversity.edu/campus/university-library/worldcat-search-terms Job opening: Lecturer Law and Technology https://www.tilburguniversity.edu/about/schools/law/departments/ltms/job-opening-lecturer-law-and-technology The department of Law, Technology, Markets and Society has a vacancy for a Lecturer. We are looking for someone with a background in law, teaching experience and thesis supervision experience. Wed, 27 May 2020 11:40:20 CEST Patty Sondagh https://www.tilburguniversity.edu/about/schools/law/departments/ltms/job-opening-lecturer-law-and-technology Zero Hunger Lab collaborates with Welthungerhilfe https://www.tilburguniversity.edu/research/impact/creating-value-data/zero-hunger-lab/collaborates-welthungerhilfe Tilburg University’s Zero Hunger Lab and the German non-profit NGO Welthungerhilfe (WHH) collaborate in realizing Sustainable Development Goal 2: Zero Hunger. <br /> Welthungerhilfe is one of the largest private help organizations in Germany that is fighting for a world without hunger in 2030. Tue, 26 May 2020 16:20:00 CEST Patty Sondagh https://www.tilburguniversity.edu/research/impact/creating-value-data/zero-hunger-lab/collaborates-welthungerhilfe Five-part series "HR Community": Fulltime working from home https://www.tilburguniversity.edu/intranet/five-part-series-hr-community-fulltime-working-home Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, many employees have been working from home. If you want to get more information or if you just want to improve your own virtual working experience; we would like to invite you to watch this five-part series (in Dutch) for reviewing several aspects of virtual working. Tue, 26 May 2020 10:27:02 CEST Patty Sondagh https://www.tilburguniversity.edu/intranet/five-part-series-hr-community-fulltime-working-home Digital welfare states: boundaries and opportunities https://www.tilburguniversity.edu/digital-welfare-states-boundaries-and-opportunities Public authorities are increasingly using new technologies to perform public services. The latest ideas concern healthcare apps to prevent the further spread of the coronavirus. What are the options, and what rights should they respect? Employment and social policies expert Sonja Bekker argues for universal guidelines for digital welfare states, enabling them to benefit from new technologies in a responsible manner. Mon, 25 May 2020 15:10:51 CEST dr. Corine Schouten https://www.tilburguniversity.edu/digital-welfare-states-boundaries-and-opportunities ‘Grow It!’ app helps youngsters in corona times https://www.tilburguniversity.edu/current/news/more-news/grow-it-app-helps-youngsters-corona-times Erasmus MC-Sophia Children’s Hospital and Tilburg University have launched the ‘Grow It!’ app on May 11. This app gives young people aged 12 to 25 more insight into how they feel and provides them with a fun challenge every day to support them in these stressful corona times. <br /> Mon, 25 May 2020 12:20:48 CEST drs. Annemeike Tan https://www.tilburguniversity.edu/current/news/more-news/grow-it-app-helps-youngsters-corona-times Job offer: Student Employee video recording lectures https://www.tilburguniversity.edu/students/student-employee-video-recording-lectures We are looking for candidates for the position of Student video registration officer. So, do you have any experience with photo and video? Are you eager to learn and flexible in possible working hours? Then we may be looking for you! Mon, 25 May 2020 8:29:15 CEST Patty Sondagh https://www.tilburguniversity.edu/students/student-employee-video-recording-lectures Jolien Peeters new TSHD managing director https://www.tilburguniversity.edu/about/schools/humanities/jolien-peeters-new-tshd-managing-director The Executive Board has appointed Jolien Peeters as managing director of the Tilburg School of Humanities and Digital Sciences (TSHD). She succeeds Cécile de Vos and interim director Hans-Georg van Liempd and will start in her new position on July 13, 2020. Wed, 20 May 2020 15:50:42 CEST Patty Sondagh https://www.tilburguniversity.edu/about/schools/humanities/jolien-peeters-new-tshd-managing-director TSB honours three interdisciplinary projects https://www.tilburguniversity.edu/current/news/more-news/tsb-seed-funding-hrsi TSB has honoured three research proposals, each with a financial contribution of €10,000 from the so-called &#039;Herbert Simon Research Institute Cross-cutting Themes Seed Funding&#039; to support cross-departmental research to address societal problems that require interdisciplinary knowledge and expertise within the themes: Adaptive societies, organizations and workers, Healthy lifespan and Personalized prevention and care. Wed, 20 May 2020 14:35:45 CEST drs. Clemens van Diek https://www.tilburguniversity.edu/current/news/more-news/tsb-seed-funding-hrsi