[Humanist] 31.358 asst professorship (Florida State); digital curation librarianship (Wake Forest)

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Fri Oct 13 07:30:35 CEST 2017

                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 31, No. 358.
            Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
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  [1]   From:    Ray Siemens <siemens at uvic.ca>                             (22)
        Subject: FW: History of Text Technologies Job Posting

  [2]   From:    "Johnston, Carrie" <johnstc at wfu.edu>                      (30)
        Subject: Job opening: Digital Curation Librarian, Wake Forest

        Date: Thu, 12 Oct 2017 13:23:28 +0000
        From: Ray Siemens <siemens at uvic.ca>
        Subject: FW: History of Text Technologies Job Posting
        In-Reply-To: <D6023FB2.30149%dgants at gmail.com>

    The Department of English at Florida State University invites applications
    for a tenure-track Assistant Professor appointment in the History of Text
    Technologies, beginning in August 2018. We seek an expert in book history,
    media archaeology, or material textual culture, specializing in any
    historical period or genre of Anglophone literature, from medieval English
    manuscripts to contemporary multimedia digital textuality. Ph.D. must be
    in hand by beginning of appointment. Applicants should have a record of
    publication, prospects of future publication and evidence of effective
    teaching. 2/2 teaching assignment, including one graduate course per year.
    Apply at http://hr.fsu.edu/index.cfm?page=ers/ers_home, Job Opening ID #
    42402.  A cover letter, c.v., writing sample, contact information for
    references, and evidence of teaching effectiveness should be submitted as
    a single pdf.
    Letters of recommendation from at least three referees should be addressed
    to Professor Gary Taylor, Chair, and sent to english-recruiting at fsu.edu.
    Questions may also be sent to Professor Taylor at that address. Review of
    applications will begin November 10 and will continue until the position
    is filled. Skype interviews with shortlisted candidates will be scheduled
    in early December 2017. FSU is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity
    employer; women, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with
    disabilities are especially encouraged to apply. A Public Records Agency.

        Date: Thu, 12 Oct 2017 11:49:55 -0400
        From: "Johnston, Carrie" <johnstc at wfu.edu>
        Subject: Job opening: Digital Curation Librarian, Wake Forest University
        In-Reply-To: <D6023FB2.30149%dgants at gmail.com>

Dear Colleagues,

I am excited to announce a new position in the Z. Smith Reynolds Library,
Wake Forest University. We are searching for a Digital Curation Librarian.
Please consider applying and share widely!

The Z. Smith Reynolds Library seeks a creative, forward-thinking librarian
to support our expanding digital curation services and metadata strategy.
This position is based in the Digital Initiatives & Scholarly Communication
team, which provides services for digital scholarship, scholarly
communication, and digital collections, including project management, data
management, rights management, digitization, creation of descriptive
metadata, preservation, and discovery support. This position reports to the
team director. The successful candidate will collaborate with campus
faculty and library colleagues to ensure long-term preservation and
accessibility of digital assets, projects, and datasets collected and
created by the library, and to support metadata strategies associated with
digital scholarship and special collections. The person in this position
will engage in national and/or international initiatives and insure that
best practice is followed for curation of digital materials.
Details and application instructions are available
on the Wake Forest employment site.

Kind regards,
Carrie Johnston

Carrie Johnston, Ph.D.
johnstc at wfu.edu | 336-758-5134
Digital Humanities Research Designer
ZSR Library, Wake Forest University

WFU faculty and students, book time to meet with me

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