[Humanist] 24.122 Fulbright in digital humanities at Galway

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                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 24, No. 122.
         Centre for Computing in the Humanities, King's College London
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        Date: Wed, 16 Jun 2010 15:32:59 +0100
        From: Willard McCarty <willard.mccarty at mccarty.org.uk>
        Subject: Fulbright in Digital Humanities at Galway

[Please note: as a first step, interested individuals should write 
directly to Professor Nicholas Canny, nicholas.canny at nuigalway.ie, 
asking for a letter of invitation to apply. --WM]

Call for Applications
Fulbright Visiting Scholar to Ireland Award in
Digital Humanities

to be based at the
Moore Institute, National University of Galway Ireland

DEADLINE for APPLICATONS: 2nd  August 2010

Country: Ireland

Award Title: Humanities/Digital Humanities

Activity: Teaching/Research

Disciplines: History (non-U.S.), Information Sciences, Language and 
Literature (non-US), Library Science

Ph.D. Required: Yes

Specializations: Digital humanities, literature, history, languages, and 
information technology.

Grant Activity: Teach one undergraduate seminar to a maximum of fifteen 
students in digital humanities in the fall semester, for two hours per 
week for eleven weeks. Advise fifteen to twenty graduate students and 
liaise and cooperate with faculty in related fields for a maximum of 15 
hours. Collaborate with the Moore Institute for Research in the 
Humanities and Social Studies and its key academic staff on the 
following key research activities: 1) Texts, Contexts, Cultures 2) 
TEXTE: Transfer of Expertise in Technologies of Editing, 3) Thomas Moore 
Hypermedia Archive.

Additional Qualifications: PhD; five years teaching experience preferred.

Locations: Moore Institute for Research in the Humanities and Social 
Studies, University Rd, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland 
http://www.nuigalway.ie/mooreinstitute/. The Moore Institute for 
Research in the Humanities and Social Studies was established under 
Ireland’s Higher Education Authority's Programme for Research in Third 
Level Institutions, Cycle 2, (PRTLI 2), as an international research 
community of upwards of thirty early-stage researchers concerned with 
the full range of humanities disciplines, and on the interconnection 
between creativity and innovation. It is located within the National 
University of Ireland, Galway’s College of Arts, Social Sciences, and 
Celtic Studies and has links with researchers in each of the Six Schools 
of the College.

Length Of Grant: 10 months

Starting Date: September 2011

Special Features: This award is cost-shared by the host institution.

Additional Comments: Letter of invitation recommended.
Contact: Professor Nicholas Canny, Director, Moore Institute for 
Research in the Humanities and Social Studies, National University of 
Ireland, Galway; nicholas.canny at nuigalway.ie; telephone: 00353.91.493902;

To Apply: See http://catalog.cies.org/viewAward.aspx?n=1247

Willard McCarty, Professor of Humanities Computing,
King's College London, staff.cch.kcl.ac.uk/~wmccarty/;
Editor, Humanist, www.digitalhumanities.org/humanist;
Interdisciplinary Science Reviews, www.isr-journal.org.

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