[Humanist] 28.743 ADHO Communications Fellowship

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                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 28, No. 743.
            Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
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        Date: Tue, 17 Feb 2015 15:42:43 -0600
        From: Lisa Spiro <lisamspiro at gmail.com>
        Subject: ADHO Communications Fellowship

The Alliance of Digital Humanities Organizations (ADHO) seeks applicants for
its 2015-2016 Communications fellowship. Working on a small team, the fellow
will write news releases, blog posts and announcements about ADHO, its
constituent organizations, and the broader digital humanities community;
monitor and update ADHO’s social media presence; maintain its web site;
help to develop and implement ADHO’s outreach strategy; and perform other
communications-related responsibilities. The Communications fellow should
anticipate spending approximately 3-4 hours per week on the position. The
fellowship comes with a small annual stipend of 600 Euros. It is well-suited
for graduate students who wish to develop deeper knowledge of digital
humanities, contribute to an important digital humanities professional
organization, and gain experience in social media and communications.

Desired skills and qualifications include:

- fluency in more than one language- excellent written communication skills
- knowledge of the digital humanities community
- expertise in social media platforms such as Twitter and Facebook
- experience creating content using Drupal or another content management
- good graphic design and multimedia editing skills
- ability to work with minimal supervision
- attention to detail

To apply, submit a CV or résumé, a brief writing sample, three letters of
reference, and a cover letter describing your interest in and
qualifications for the position to Lisa Spiro, chair of ADHO’s
communications committee: lisamspiro at gmail.com. The application deadline is
March 30, 2015. Two positions will be available. The fellowship will run
from June 15, 2015 to June 15, 2016.

Lisa Spiro, Ph.D.
ADHO Communications Committee Chair
Blog: http://digitalscholarship.wordpress.com/
Twitter: @lisaspiro

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