[Humanist] 27.925 postdoc at New South Wales; PhD studentship at UCL

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                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 27, No. 925.
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  [1]   From:    Sarah Kenderdine <s.kenderdine at unsw.edu.au>               (43)
        Subject: Post Doctoral Research Fellow, Laboratory for Innovation in
                Galleries, Libraries, Archives and Museums (iGLAM),
                University of New South Wales

  [2]   From:    "Prescott, Andrew" <andrew.prescott at kcl.ac.uk>            (27)
        Subject: Funded PhD studentship at UCL


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        Date: Fri, 28 Mar 2014 07:14:10 +0000
        From: Sarah Kenderdine <s.kenderdine at unsw.edu.au>
        Subject: Post Doctoral Research Fellow, Laboratory for Innovation in Galleries, Libraries, Archives and Museums (iGLAM), University of New South Wales


This Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship, within the National Institute
for Experimental Arts (NIEA), College of Fine Arts, is located at the
newly created Laboratory for Innovation in Galleries, Libraries,
Archives and Museums (iGLAM), University of New South Wales, Sydney.

iGLAM researches at the intersection of emerging technologies and
tangible/intangible and natural heritage. Through collaboration with
GLAM communities, iGLAM develops applied outcomes at the forefront of
visitor experiences.

The Post Doctoral Research Fellow will contribute to the research
trajectories of iGLAM through excellent theoretical and practised-based
research.  Researchers interested in the following could apply:

* Establishing your own visionary research initiatives within iGLAM that are
complimentary to existing research.
* Supporting iGLAM through research on major grant initiatives.
* Contributing to the overall research activities of iGLAM including workshops,
demonstrations, seminars, conferences and public speaking.
* Contributing to the overall research outputs of iGLAM through publications,
installations, products and services together with and for the GLAMs
communities.
* Undertaking promotion of iGLAM within the sector both in Australia and overseas.
Maintain a keen and high-level interest in both technologically enabled iGLAM
activities and their theoretical and practical implications
* Developing lasting and sustainable relationships with iGLAM organisations both
within Australia and overseas.

The position will be of interest to those with:

* PhD in any relevant area (of this diverse field)
* Strong publication record
* A track record of innovative theoretical or practical research in one or more of the GLAM domains
* Excellent grant research and writing skills
* Ability to work in a multidisciplinary team
* Ongoing relationships with GLAMs sector whether international or national

iGLAM is offering a full time (35 hours per week) fixed term position
available for three years to a pioneer in the iGLAMs sector.

A$81K – A$87K per year (plus 17% employer superannuation and leave loading)
For further information about the position, please contact the Professor Sarah Kenderdine, on email s.kenderdine at unsw.edu.au or phone (+61 (0) 402 956 432).

Professor Sarah Kenderdine
National Institute for Experimental Arts, College of Fine Arts, University of New South Wales
Assoc. Director, iCinema Research Centre
Special Projects, Museum Victoria
Adjunct Prof. CityU, Hong Kong, Applied Laboratory of Interactive Visualization and Embodiment (ALiVE), CityU, Hong Kong
Adjunct Prof. RMIT, Melbourne
hk m: +852 95344295 / skenderd at cityu.edu.hk<mailto:skenderd at cityu.edu.hk>
aus m: +61 402956432 / skenderdine at museum.vic.gov.au / s.kenderdine at unsw.edu.au



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        Date: Fri, 28 Mar 2014 10:24:52 +0000
        From: "Prescott, Andrew" <andrew.prescott at kcl.ac.uk>
        Subject: Funded PhD studentship at UCL
        In-Reply-To: <e554a99a4d4441f0a77b76b2bf8a1c24 at DB3PR01MB282.eurprd01.prod.exchangelabs.com>


Interested in doing a fully funded PhD on an aspect of archives and records management?
Would you like to study in the vibrant and research active Department of Information Studies at University College London?

Keen to work with colleagues committed to working in a collaborative and interdisciplinary fashion across the university, London and the world?

The International Centre for Archives and Records Management Research (ICARUS, http://www.ucl.ac.uk/dis/research/icarus) is inviting competitive applications for a three year fully funded doctoral research studentship in the area of Archives and Records Management.

Potential applications can propose study of any aspects of the field of archives and records management, including applications from those engaging with archives and records from outside the discipline, but we are particularly interested in receiving proposals for study in the following six areas:

-              Access to information, open government and information governance
-              Community-based archives and participatory approaches to archives and heritage
-              Conceptual and theoretical understandings of archives and records
-              Description, representation and metadata
-              Archival activism: records and social justice
-              Digital technologies in recordkeeping

Further details of the studentship and the application process can be found at  https://www.ucl.ac.uk/dis/Research-studentships

For further details of the studentship please contact Kerstin Michaels (k.michaels at ucl.ac.uk), for an informal discussion on possible applications please contact Professor Elizabeth Shepherd (e.shepherd at ucl.ac.uk), Dr Andrew Flinn (a.flinn at ucl.ac.uk) or Dr Jenny Bunn (j.bunn at ucl.ac.uk).
Please note the closing date is  16 May 2014.

Dr Andrew Flinn
Reader in Archival Studies & Director of Archives and Records Management MA programmes
Department of Information Studies
G28 Foster  Court
University College London
London
WC1E 6BT
a.flinn at ucl.ac.uk
http://www.ucl.ac.uk/dis/people/andrewflinn
+44 2076792479
ext. 32479
"We have been the dreamers, we have been the sufferers, now we must be the builders"






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