[Humanist] 28.535 jobs at McGill & NYU; PhD studentships at East Anglia

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Thu Dec 4 07:10:34 CET 2014


                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 28, No. 535.
            Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
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  [1]   From:    "Paul Gooding (AMA)" <P.Gooding at uea.ac.uk>                (17)
        Subject: 2x PhD Studentships in Digital Humanities (University of
                East Anglia, UK)

  [2]   From:    Daniel O'Donnell <daniel.odonnell at uleth.ca>               (28)
        Subject: Job: scholarly communication librarian McGill

  [3]   From:    Ray Siemens <siemens at uvic.ca>                              (5)
        Subject: Digital Humanities position, Draper Interdisciplinary
                Master's Program in Humanities and Social Thought, Graduate
                School of Arts & Science, New York University


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        Date: Wed, 3 Dec 2014 14:32:52 +0000
        From: "Paul Gooding (AMA)" <P.Gooding at uea.ac.uk>
        Subject: 2x PhD Studentships in Digital Humanities (University of East Anglia, UK)


Dear colleagues,

I am currently involved in recruitment for 2 PhD Studentships in Digital Humanities at the University of East Anglia. Please do pass this onto anybody who may be interested in this opportunity - and feel free to contact me with any questions or suggestions for other relevant mailing lists.

Kind regards,
Paul Gooding
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The University of East Anglia invites applications for two fully funded PhD studentships in Digital Humanities, to begin in Autumn 2015 (closing date for applications is 30th January 2015). Full information and application details can be found at:

https://www.uea.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/research-degrees/easternarc<https://www.uea.ac.uk/study/-/eastern-arc-digital-humanities-phd-studentships>

UEA would welcome applications in a number of areas, including online audience engagement, digital heritage and visualization, and theoretical and technical approaches to digitised cultural materials. We would also welcome applications which apply Digital Humanities methods to the archival collections of UEA and the East of England.

The studentships are funded through the Eastern ARC, a new research consortium encompassing the Universities of East Anglia, Essex and Kent with a particular focus on Digital Humanities, Quantitative Social Sciences, and Synthetic Biology. In addition to their own research, successful candidates will have the opportunity to work with the community of Eastern ARC fellows and doctoral researchers to develop a distinctive and inspiring collaboration across the three universities. Further information about the Eastern ARC, including details of all graduate opportunities, can be found here:

http://easternarc.ac.uk

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Dr. Paul Gooding
Eastern ARC Research Fellow (Digital Humanities)
School of Arts, Media and American Studies
University of East Anglia
Norwich NR4 7TJ
Tel: 01603 593355



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        Date: Wed, 3 Dec 2014 12:08:03 -0700
        From: Daniel O'Donnell <daniel.odonnell at uleth.ca>
        Subject: Job: scholarly communication librarian McGill


Scholarly Communications Librarian,
McGill University Library

DECEMBER 3, 2014
http://www.diglib.org/topics/jobs/

Position: Assistant or Associate Librarian depending upon experience
(tenure-track)
Duration: Initial three-year appointment with possibility for renewal
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Posting number: 14-AL9905-01

The McGill Library (http://www.mcgill.ca/library/library-and-collections)
seeks a Scholarly Communications Librarian to work closely with the McGill
campus community on the creation, dissemination, and curation of scholarly
output. The Scholarly Communications Librarian will provide research data
management and curation services to the campus and engage with researchers
on other scholarly communications issues.This search is being conducted in
tandem with searches for aCoordinator, Data Curation and Scholarly
Communications  http://www.diglib.org/archives/7371/ and a Head, Copyright
Office (http://www.mcgill.ca/library/files/library/14-al9893-01-head-copyright-office.pdf)
in the McGill Library. The incumbents in these positions will work closely
together, each in their own area of specialization.

--

Daniel Paul O'Donnell
Professor of English
University of Lethbridge
Lethbridge AB T1K 3M4
Canada

+1 403 393-2539




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        Date: Wed, 3 Dec 2014 16:39:03 +0000
        From: Ray Siemens <siemens at uvic.ca>
        Subject: Digital Humanities position, Draper Interdisciplinary Master's Program in Humanities and Social Thought, Graduate School of Arts & Science, New York University


Draper Interdisciplinary Master’s Program in Humanities and Social Thought
Graduate School of Arts & Science, New York University
Digital Humanities position

The John W. Draper Interdisciplinary Master’s Program in Humanities and Social Thought at New York University invites applications for a clinical assistant or associate professor in the area of Digital Humanities & Digital Scholarship, pending budgetary and administrative approval. The initial appointment begins September 2015 and is subject to renewal after three years. We seek an outstanding interdisciplinary scholar in the humanities or the humanistic social sciences who engages philosophies, methods, techniques, and problematics of contemporary digital scholarship and demonstrates a strong commitment to excellence in teaching. The successful applicant will possess a substantial record of research in his/her field as well as expertise in one or more of the following: data design, curation, and analysis; data visualization, translation, and archiving; collaborative project management; textual and linguistic analysis; digital pedagogy; and digital cultural ethnography. The person in this position will work closely with Draper Program faculty to integrate digital humanities into a high-quality interdisciplinary master’s curriculum and will collaborate with faculty in other programs and departments to enhance NYU’s presence in digital humanities. Other responsibilities include teaching two courses a semester, advising master’s students, supervising theses and thesis equivalents, and contributing to a planned online research portal in digital humanities.

All applications should be submitted through NYU’s online system, accessible through the “Employment” link on the Draper Program home page (http://draper.fas.nyu.edu). Please upload a letter of application, cv, dissertation or book précis, descriptions of potential digital humanities courses, and three letters of reference by December 15, 2014. NYU is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer.





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