Today, I will reply to any questions related to CSCW, the exam, the course, the University here. Grab the opportunity!
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Are there any cases of governments hiring CSCW designers or researchers to investigate and help with social issues?
That's a tough one. I doubt anyone in government ever heard of CSCW - we're a rare enough breed. But there are CSCW scholars in highly ranked positions - Tom Rodden in the UK pops to mind. See this podcast http://www.changingacademiclife.com/blog/2016/11/2/tom-rodden