[Humanist] 28.474 MA & PhD at Maynooth

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                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 28, No. 474.
            Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
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        Date: Wed, 05 Nov 2014 13:08:52 +0000
        From: Susan Schreibman <susan.schreibman at gmail.com>
        Subject: MA and PhD in Digital Humanities at Maynooth University

An Foras Feasa, the Humanities Research Institute at Maynooth 
University, is now accepting applications for its MA in Digital 
and the PhD in Digital Arts and Humanities  
http://www.learndigitalhumanities.ie/phd/ . 
Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until 30 April 2015. 

Generous fellowships are available for both the MA and PhD.

The MA in Digital Humanities is Ireland's oldest. It provides both a 
historical background and theoretical grounding to the field of Digital 
Humanities while providing students with solid skills in contemporary 
digital methods and technologies.  Students take a three core modules 
(including a practicum with a digital humanities project or cultural 
heritage institution) and three electives, as well as competing a minor 
thesis. The MA is run on a full time (one year) or par time (two year) 

There are a number of student bursaries available for the MA in Digital 
Humanities including two AFF Tuition Fees bursaries. Further details on 
these can be found here 
 http://www.learndigitalhumanities.ie/scholarships/ . For more details 
contact maapplications at forasfeasa.ie <mailto:maapplications at forasfeasa.ie>.

The PhD in Digital Arts and Humanities (DAH) is an innovative 
inter-disciplinary structured PhD programme coordinated by an all-Irish 
university consortium funded by the Irish Government's Programme for 
Research in Third Level Institutions (Cycle 5). Students on the DAH 
programme complete 60 credits over four years (full-time) and six years 
(part-time) comprising core and elective modules and a professional 

Further enquiries on the DAH PhD are welcome at 
phdapplications at forasfeasa.ie <mailto:phdapplications at forasfeasa.ie>.

An Foras Feasa is the Humanities Research Institute at Maynooth 
University. Facilities at the institute include state-of-the-art 
digitization facilities as well as world-class teaching and learning 
spaces. There is a vibrant graduate student community in An Foras Feasa 
and faculty from across the University collaborate regularly with the 
research institute providing a wealth of opportunities for students to 
study and learn in a collegial interdisciplinary environment. Learn more 
about the institute and our programmes at www.learndigitalhumanities.ie 
 http://www.learndigitalhumanities.ie/  and connect with us @DHforasfeasa.


Susan Schreibman
Professor of Digital Humanities
Director of An Foras Feasa
Iontas Building
National University of Ireland Maynooth
Maynooth, Co. Kildare

email: susan.schreibman at nuim.ie
phone: +353 1 708 3451
fax:  +353 1 708 4797

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