[Humanist] 24.441 job at Ryerson (Toronto); fellowships for bibliography

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                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 24, No. 441.
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  [1]   From:    Willard McCarty <willard.mccarty at mccarty.org.uk>          (27)
        Subject: Bibliographical Society of America 2011 Fellowship Program

  [2]   From:    Willard McCarty <willard.mccarty at mccarty.org.uk>          (47)
        Subject: Digi Hum Job Advert


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        Date: Thu, 28 Oct 2010 06:38:23 +0100
        From: Willard McCarty <willard.mccarty at mccarty.org.uk>
        Subject: Bibliographical Society of America 2011 Fellowship Program

> Subject: Bibliographical Society of America 2011 Fellowship Program
> Date: Wed, 27 Oct 2010 13:55:07 +0100
> From: David Gants <davidgants at comcast.net>

The Bibliographical Society of America
2011 Fellowship Program Announcement

The BSA invites applications for its fourth annual Pantzer Senior Fellowship
in Bibliography and the British Book Trades as well as its annual short-term
fellowship program, all of which support bibliographical inquiry and
research in the history of the book trades and in publishing history.
Eligible topics may concentrate on books and documents in any field, but
should focus on the book or manuscript (the physical object) as historical
evidence. Such topics may include establishing a text or studying the
history of book production, publication, distribution, collecting, or
reading. Enumerative listings do not fall within the scope of this program.

Senior fellows are provided a stipend of $6,000; short-term fellows receive
a stipend of up to $2,000 per month (for up to two months) to support
travel, living, and research expenses. The program is open to applicants of
any nationality or affiliation. Individuals who have not held a BSA
fellowship in the last five years will be given preference.

Applications, including references, are due by midnight 1 December 2010.
Application forms (in static PDF and Word formats) and submission
instructions are available for download at www.bibsocamer.org, or they may
be requested from the BSA Executive Secretary, P.O. Box 1537, Lenox Hill
Station, New York, NY 10021, e-mail bsa(at)bibsocamer.org. Applications will
be accepted through the post or by e-mail attachment, with a PDF via e-mail
prefered. Any questions about the submission procedure can be directed to
David Gants, Chair of the Fellowship Committee, dgants(at)fsu.edu.



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        Date: Thu, 28 Oct 2010 06:39:31 +0100
        From: Willard McCarty <willard.mccarty at mccarty.org.uk>
        Subject: Digi Hum Job Advert

> Subject: Digi Hum Job Advert
> Date: Wed, 27 Oct 2010 13:16:15 -0400
> From: Dennis Denisoff <denisoff at english.ryerson.ca>

The Department of English (www.ryerson.ca/english) invites applications 
for an Assistant Professor in Digital Humanities effective August 1, 
2011, subject to final budgetary approval. Required qualifications 
include an earned PhD and a record of excellent research and teaching. 
Candidates are expected to demonstrate a strong research record in 
digital humanities and literary studies, relevant teaching experience, 
and the potential to lead the Department in developing its digital 
projects. The successful candidate will conduct research and teach in 
programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

On our campus, located in downtown Toronto, we teach a diverse range of 
students in a dynamic environment that fosters interdisciplinary 
opportunities and creative pedagogies. The Department offers a BA in 
English (launching September 2011) and an MA in Literatures of 
Modernity. We also contribute to 3 inter-departmental programs: a 
humanities BA in Arts and Contemporary Studies, and graduate programs in 
Communication and Culture (MA/PhD) and Immigration and Settlement 
Studies (MA). The current teaching load is 2/3 with further release for 
graduate supervisions. Applicants should submit a letter describing 
their areas of research and teaching interests, a curriculum vitae, 3 
confidential letters of reference, a sample of their research, and 
evidence of teaching effectiveness to: Dr. Dennis Denisoff, Chair, 
Department of English, Ryerson University, 350 Victoria Street, Toronto, 
Ontario, Canada, M5B 2K3. Confidential inquiries can be directed to the 
Chair at denisoff at ryerson.ca. The review of applications will begin 
December 1, 2010 and will continue until the positions are filled.

Please note that applications by fax or e-mail will not be accepted. 
This position falls under the Ryerson Faculty Association 
(www.ryerson.ca/~rfa) jurisdiction. For details on the Ryerson Faculty 
Association Collective Agreement and the University's RFA Benefits 
Summary, please visit 
www.ryerson.ca/teaching/employment_resources/rfa.html and 
www.ryerson.ca/hr/working/etoolkit/benefits/rfa/ respectively. Ryerson 
University has an employment equity program and encourages applications 
from all qualified individuals, including Aboriginal peoples, persons 
with disabilities, members of visible minorities and women. Members of 
designated groups are encouraged to self-identify. All qualified 
candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and 
permanent residents will be given priority.

Dennis Denisoff
Chair, Department of English
Professor, Department of English
        and Graduate Programme in
        Communications and Culture
416-979-5000, ext. 6135





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