[Humanist] 29.441 lectureship at the ANU (last-minute reminder)

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                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 29, No. 441.
            Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
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        Date: Sat, 31 Oct 2015 23:31:13 +0000
        From: Jason Ensor <J.Ensor at westernsydney.edu.au>
        Subject: Lecturer, Digital Humanities - Australian National University

Dear DH Friends,

A late notice but you may be interested in:

Lecturer, Digital Humanities - Australian National University

Closing date: 2 November 2015.

Location: Canberra.

"We are looking for a dynamic and highly motivated academic committed to excellence in teaching, research and project management in the emerging field of digital humanities. The appointee will contribute to and provide academic leadership in digital humanities research. S/he will have a PhD in a relevant field, an outstanding record of academic publications, and a demonstrated ability to work across disciplines in digital humanities projects. We are particularly looking for a collections-based researcher who has experience working with databases that incorporate different media including sound, film, archival data and material objects. Expertise in the applications of digital technology to collection-based research and outreach is essential, and knowledge of database design is desirable, as are cataloguing and curatorial skills. Preference will be given to applicants who can evidence experience or demonstrate interest in working with museum or other institutional collections. The appointee should have a background in cross-cultural and interdisciplinary research. Preference will be given to applicants working in the fields of museum anthropology, heritage studies, visual anthropology, material culture studies or other relevant areas of disciplinary expertise."

For more information, please visit:


Best wishes,

Dr Jason Ensor | Research & Technical Development, Digital Humanities
School of Humanities and Communication Arts
Western Sydney University
P +61 2 9685 9891 | F  + 61 2 9685 9075

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