[Humanist] 25.884 job at CUNY Graduate Center

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                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 25, No. 884.
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        Date: Mon, 9 Apr 2012 11:36:39 -0400
        From: "Matthew K. Gold" <mattgold at gmail.com>
        Subject: Job at CUNY Graduate Center


Please forward news of this position to your colleagues and students. Many
thanks!

*POST DOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP (VISITING ASSISTANT PROFESSOR) - DIGITAL
HUMANITIES*

http://www.gc.cuny.edu/About-the-GC/Resource-Services/Human-Resources/Jobs-at-the-GC/Detail?id=10512

Job Class: Faculty
Job ID Number: 5666
Department: Digital Humanities (Office of the Provost)
Location: The Graduate Center
Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Description

The Graduate Center of the City University of New York, the Ph.D. -
granting institution of CUNY, announces a postdoctoral fellowship for the
academic year 2012-2013 in the area of digital humanities. This position is
in association with the ARC, the CUNY Graduate Center Advanced Research
Collaborative, and the GC Digital Initiatives Project (
http://gcdi.commons.gc.cuny.edu).

The Primary responsibilities of the fellow will include: teaching one
graduate-level course per semester; grant writing and research in
connection with new and emerging GCDI projects; coordination of existing
GCDI projects; assisting with the CUNY Digital Humanities Initiative
lecture series and related events; and collaborating on a variety of
digital projects at the Graduate Center.

This is a one year fellowship sponsored by the Provost's Office. Positions
will begin on September 1, 2012 and may be renewable for a second year.

GENERAL DUTIES

As a Post-doctoral Fellow, supports programs in a specialized discipline by
participating in an academic community, conducting research, and/or
teaching.  This is a non-tenure track position of limited duration.

Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
Ph.D. degree in area(s) of expertise, or equivalent, and additional
qualifications as noted below.

OTHER QUALIFICATIONS

Applicants must have successfully defended the dissertation or be on track
to defend by the end of July 2012.

The successful candidate will have:

- Experience in working in interdisciplinary humanities environments
- Familiarity with the most recent work in the digital humanities
- A proven record of grant writing and project management skills
- Experience teaching at the master's or doctoral level is highly desired

Experience with some or all of the following is highly preferred:

- Wordpress, Omeka, Drupal
- data visualization tools and methods
- programming (PHP, Python, Ruby, etc.)
- text-mining tools and methods
- text-encoding and markup
- GIS tools and methods

FLSA Status

Exempt

Salary Range

$55,017 plus benefits

How To Apply

To apply, please send a letter of application, a current CV, links to
online projects and portfolios, and the names of three professional
references to: cunygcdi at gc.cuny.edu with Digital Humanities Postdoctoral
Fellow Search Committee in the subject line. Please submit all application
materials electronically.

CLOSING DATE

Applications must be received by May 6, 2012 and will be reviewed beginning
April 21, 2012.

An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/IRCA/Americans with Disabilities
Act Employer.

The Graduate Center complies with the Clery Act and copies of its annual
report on security policies and statistics are available in its Security
Office.

--
Matthew K. Gold, Ph.D.
Advisor to the Provost for Master's Programs & Digital Initiatives, CUNY
Graduate Center
Assistant Professor of English, City Tech | Interactive Technology &
Pedagogy Program, CUNY Graduate Center
Director, CUNY Academic Commons | mkgold.net | @mkgold





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