[Humanist] 27.497 fellowships for digital scholarly editing
Humanist Discussion Group
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Fri Nov 1 07:07:43 CET 2013
Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 27, No. 497.
Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
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Date: Thu, 31 Oct 2013 15:30:06 +0100
From: Franz Fischer <franz.fischer at uni-koeln.de>
Subject: DiXiT - Marie Curie fellowships on digital scholarly editions now open for application
The Digital Scholarly Editions Initial Training Network (DiXiT) offers
12 Marie Curie fellowships to early stage researchers (ESRs) for a
period of 3 years and 5 Marie Curie fellowships to experienced
researchers (ERs) for a period of 12 to 20 months.
Fellowships are now open for applications. For details visit:
Please circulate widely!
DiXiT (Digital Scholarly Editions Initial Training Network) is an
international network of high-profile institutions from the public and
the private sector that are actively involved in the creation and
publication of digital scholarly editions.
DiXiT offers a coordinated training and research programme for early
stage researchers and experienced researchers in the
multi-disciplinary skills, technologies, theories, and methods of
digital scholarly editing.
DiXiT is funded under Marie Curie Actions within the European
Commission's 7th Framework Programme and runs from September 2013
until August 2017.
For more information visit the DiXiT website:
Early-Stage Researchers must be in the first 4 years of their research
careers and not yet have a doctoral degree. This is measured from the
date when they obtained the degree which would formally entitle them
to embark on a doctorate, irrespective of whether or not a doctorate
Experienced Researchers must be in possession of a doctoral degree or
have at least 4 years of full-time equivalent research experience. At
the time of recruitment by the host organisation an experienced
researcher must also have less than 5 years of full-time equivalent
It should be noted that an individual researcher may not be recruited
first as an ESR and subsequently as an ER in the same project.
Marie Curie ITN mobility requirement:
Researchers can be of any nationality. They are required to undertake
trans-national mobility (i.e. move from one country to another) when
taking up their appointment. One general rule applies to the
appointment of researchers:
At the time of recruitment by the host organisation, researchers must
not have resided or carried out their main activity (work, studies,
etc) in the country of their host organisation for more than 12 months
in the 3 years immediately prior to the reference date.
Short stays such as holidays and/or compulsory national service are
not taken into account.
Please note that applications from any qualified applicants,
regardless of gender, ethnicity or country of origin are welcome if
they meet the eligibility requirements.
Applicants should send their applications directly to the institution
hosting the desired fellowship. Applications for more than one post
are welcome â however, multiple applications should be indicated via
the obligatory DiXiT application form (which has to be submitted
separately from the application documents send to the hosting
The deadline for applications is the 10th December 2013.
Please note that the four remaining ER fellowships will start at a
later date and the possibility of application will be announced
For further details visit http://dixit.uni-koeln.de/fellows.html
Dr. Franz Fischer
Cologne Center for eHumanities / Thomas-Institut
UniversitÃ¤t zu KÃ¶ln, UniversitÃ¤tsstr. 22, D-50923 KÃ¶ln
Telefon: +49 - (0)221 - 470 - 4056
Email: franz.fischer at uni-koeln.de
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