Boróka Pápay is a Junior Research Fellow at ‘Lendület’ Research Center for Educational and Network Studies (RECENS) at CSS since 2015. Her main areas of focus are social network analysis and organizational studies. The author participates in the EVILTONGUE European Research Council (ERC) financed project (grant agreement No ERC/648693). Within the ERC project, her main subproject is Organizational gossip, cooperation and reputation research. She is also involved in the High-tech hunt for secrets subproject, which involves textual analysis of gossip. She received her BA and MA from Babes-Bolyai University in the field of sociology. She is currently a PhD student at the doctoral program of the Institute of Sociology and Social Policy, Corvinus University of Budapest.