[Humanist] 24.103 job at Chicago
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Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 24, No. 103.
Centre for Computing in the Humanities, King's College London
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Date: Fri, 11 Jun 2010 19:22:33 -0500
From: Arno Bosse <abosse at uchicago.edu>
Subject: Humanities Research Computing Job at the University of Chicago
Dear colleagues, enclosed below is a revised version of a recent, full-time staff job opening in digital humanities / humanities computing at the University of Chicago.
Senior Director for Technology
Division of the Humanities
University of Chicago
1115 E. 58th St., Walker Room 213F
Chicago, IL 60637
The Division of the Humanities is looking for an Associate Director of Research Computing to provide leadership and oversight of humanities faculty research and digital scholarship projects at the University of Chicago. The Associate Director will be responsible for developing innovative and sustainable solutions for faculty research projects, based on knowledge of current technologies and best practices and an engagement with the methodologies and practices of disciplines in the humanities. The Associate Director will work closely with Humanities Computing staff for database, web, file-sharing and related services and technologies, and collaborate with colleagues at Divisional units such as ARTFL, the Visual Resources Center, the Digital Media Archives and others, as well as the university library and campus central IT groups on joint projects. Key duties will include providing consultation and developing prototypes for faculty research projects, keeping abreast of emerging technologies and best practices in digital humanities; assisting faculty with grant writing; providing project management for research projects; supervising staff and student employees; overseeing the Humanities Research Computing budget; and presenting on divisional research projects at digital humanities conferences and related venues.
Important: Please refer to the official job positing on http://jobopportunities.uchicago.edu/ for a full description of the posting. All applications for the position must be submitted through this website. The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer.
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