“Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind.”- Dr. Seuss
Danica Radovanovic is a PhD candidate in communications studies exploring how social media influence on communication performances in social networks . Known as web activist and consultant in social media and web, digital media, e-learning, digital literacy, Danica pioneered the development of first listservs in academia in 90′s, electronic magazines in the early ’00, first institutional science blog in Serbia.
She writes for Global Voices Online, iCommons.org, and publishes articles and papers in magazines and journals on information technology, Web 2.0, online communities, electronic publishing.
Danica was lecturer and instructor at School of Web Journalism, as well as web consultant and creative solutions brainstormer. She is blogger since 2002 and maintains her blog on social web, information/ technology, media, culture, life at www.danicar.org. Currently, Danica works as Information management specialist at UN, Knowledge and Capacity building dvsn, in Rome, Italy, on technology, science, semantic web, education projects.
She is PhD scholar of Oxford Internet Institute for 2009/2010. Her PhD research is focused on exploring communication practices in the social networks, virtual communities, particularly on Facebook and young adults in Serbia, in specific media and conversation practices. She examines how young adults move between online and offline worlds.
- UN, FAO / KCEW. Information management specialist. From March 2009 -present
- PhD candidate in Communication studies: virtual communities, online social networks. 2010.
- University of Belgrade, Master degree, Information science, 2006 (e-publishing, ILS, media, Communication and Culture studies).
- UNC – NC, SILS, Alumni, Researcher, 2004. (HCI, online communities, information management)
- City University of London,Masters, Dept.of Information Science, 2000.
- University of Belgrade, BSc, Humanities, LIS, 1998.
Areas of expertize and interest:
online communities, communications, information management, web activism, social online networks, sci-blogging, writing, project coordinating, open source, research, editorials (editor in chief, in print & electronic) , information science, digital media, art of Organisation.
Web activist, writer, communicator, spiritual scientist, consultant, project coordinator, creative team manager, editor in chief /editorials, researcher. WWW -Working Wild Woman. Web activist, social online communities researcher, sollutions and creatives, inspiring e-learning processes with fostering critical thinking skills. Activist of open source and knowledge projects – Wikipedia/Media, Linux/GNU Serbia, E-LIS, OpenSde…
Books, Moleskine and Mascara collector. Passionate about digital culture, analogue world, photography, music and nature.
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