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DERC receives an ERA 5 ‘well above world standard’ for media and communication
Once again DERC and RMIT’s School of Media and Communication received a ‘well above world standard’ ERA 5 ranking in 2018/19 Excellence for Research in Australia exercise.
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EPIC 2020

DERC is thrilled to announce that we will be hosting the EPIC conference at RMIT University in Melbourne in 2020. The EPIC conference is the premier international gathering on ethnography in [...]

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  • From the archive: Last July Titus Chen (National Sun Yat-sen University) gave a fascinating guest lecture applying… https://t.co/pQhLPpldYa 2 days ago
  • A reminder that proposals for EPIC2019 close Friday! The theme is agency, and ethnographers and technologists of al… https://t.co/diBDy22I6V 5 days ago
  • This weekend we'll be reading the new article by Wilfred Yang Wang and DERC's Ramon Lobato entitled 'Chinese video… https://t.co/qiHVwIiMPv 1 week ago
  •  @Des_Fitzgerald   @jessyp  Have you been trying to get in touch with us  @Des_Fitzgerald ? I am wondering if you have th… https://t.co/jzKmqmZ8NS 1 week ago
  • Come and work with us! RMIT's School of Media and Communication is advertising for six new Professors/Associate Pro… https://t.co/FHuFkxWvRs 1 week ago
  • DERC’s  @annahm  is in Toronto where she is giving a number of conference papers including a paper as part of a panel… https://t.co/SfyKHPpY5t 2 weeks ago
  • Proposals for EPIC2019 have been extended till 19th April! The theme is agency, and ethnographers and technologists… https://t.co/JXL5LLze32 2 weeks ago
  • RT  @FaithArtChild :  @DigitalEthno  🙌🏾👌🏾💥 https://t.co/sBP9Mn5kMo 2 weeks ago
  • DERC's PhD member Stuart McFarlane is seeking volunteer participants for a research study testing waking sound type… https://t.co/amYeru6mVa 2 weeks ago
  • Have you heard the pilot episode of the Disconnect podcast produced by DERC's Ellie Rennie with Tyson Yunkaporta an… https://t.co/ubNd0XOYrA 2 weeks ago
  •  @epicpeople_org  It appears the link in our earlier post was faulty. Apologies! Please see here… https://t.co/cVhZcINkYO 3 weeks ago
  • Maren Hartmann is leading a workshop this coming Tuesday for RMIT  @dcpecp  about home and homelessness. The event is… https://t.co/6y0qXfHXDT 3 weeks ago

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