Doctorate student in Political Science ( sub-category: Political sociology and public action) since January 2012, under the supervision of Astrid von Busekist (CERI) and Camille Roth (CNRS-CMB). Thesis on "Real-Time Politics" and the impacts of cyber social media (i.e. Facebook, Twitter) on the Public Space. More specifically, her research will highlight the socio-political consequences of the immediacy enabled by these real-time media on the decision making process, individual or public opinion building and collective action.

MA in Political Science from Tel Aviv University, with her thesis entitled: "The Social Network: The collective nation v.s. a society of individuals" and under the supervision of Yossi Shain (graduated in 2011). Joyce holds a B.Sc. in Computer Engineering from Israel Institute of Technology, the Technion (graduated in 2003).

Joyce Bessis is a member of the Digital Humanities team at the Marc Bloch Center in Berlin (http://cmb.tge-adonis.fr/?page_id=12) and takes part in an ANR (French National Research Agency) project coined "Algopol" (http://algopol.fr/) which aims consist in analyzing the evolution of ranking and sorting algorithms, and developing knowledge regarding the new metrics of information on the Web.

Thesis

Comment l’immédiateté collective modifie l’espace public : acteurs sociaux et politiques de la Politique en Temps-Réel (How does collective immediacy modify the Public Space: Social and political actors of Real-Time Politics), sous la direction d'Astrid von Busekist et Camille Roth

  • Teaching

    Teaching assistant : "Statistics and mathematics of finance", PSIA (Fall semester 2011/2012).

  • Languages

    French

    Hebrew

    English

    Spanish

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