Dr Orit Ben Harush

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Research Assistant

Doctor of Philosophy (Queensland University of Technology)

Orit is a Creative Industries researcher currently involved in a research project of social media in times of crisis.
Current research interests include:

  • Social networks
  • Real and virtual communities
  • Social impact of the internet
  • Development of online and mobile tools and apps for research purposes

Past activities & projects include:

  • Postdoc at LINKS, Ben-Gurion University, Israel
  • Israel Lead researcher at Global Integrity Web Index project
  • Research officer at the Twitter Track study
  • Tutor at the New Media Unit, Creative Industries Faculty.

Previous to her PhD studies, Orit has been employed in telecommunication companies in marketing positions as well as in internet research projects.
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