[Humanist] 29.68 jobs: developer at George Mason; faculty fellow at NYU

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                  Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 29, No. 68.
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  [1]   From:    Thomas Augst <ta43 at nyu.edu>                               (17)
        Subject: Faculty Fellow in DH, NYU

  [2]   From:    Sean Takats <sean at takats.org>                             (13)
        Subject: Zotero is hiring a developer

        Date: Mon, 1 Jun 2015 11:51:08 +0000
        From: Thomas Augst <ta43 at nyu.edu>
        Subject: Faculty Fellow in DH, NYU

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Faculty Fellow Position, Department of English

Arts and Science

The Department of English at New York University seeks applications for a Faculty Fellow in Digital Humanities (DH) commencing September 1, 2015, pending final administrative and budgetary approval. These are full-time, non-tenure track, one-year appointments, with a teaching commitment of 1 course per semester, and the possibility of renewal for a second year. The position is open to candidates with a Ph.D. in literary studies in hand by September 2015, and may not have been received before August 2013. We especially welcome applicants with experience in collaborative project development and teaching DH. Applicants should succinctly explain in their cover letter how specific experiences and competencies in digital humanities have shaped their research agenda. Review of applications will begin on June 10, 2015. To apply please submit cover letter; current CV; dissertation abstract; and the names and email addresses of three recommenders via the "Employment" link on the NYU Department of English web site:http://english.as.nyu.edu<http://english.as.nyu.edu>. NYU is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmation Action Employer.

Thomas Augst
Acting Director of Digital Humanities
Associate Professor of English
New York University
244 Greene St.
New York, New York (US) 10003
Tel: (212) 992-7971
Fax: (212) 995-4019
tom.augst at nyu.edu<mailto:tom.augst at nyu.edu>

        Date: Mon, 1 Jun 2015 18:38:38 +0000
        From: Sean Takats <sean at takats.org>
        Subject: Zotero is hiring a developer

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Come join the Zotero project!

The Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media is hiring a full-time developer to help extend Zotero. You will have the opportunity to shape an award-winning digital humanities project and build critical research infrastructure.

You will work primarily on Zotero’s website and web application functionality, working with both front- and back-end technologies, including emerging standards for rich client-side web applications. You’ll be maintaining existing systems and implementing new functionality, helping to shape the Zotero ecosystem going forward. In addition to working on website functionality, that might mean extending the API, optimizing the cloud infrastructure, or building back-end services to power new features. As part of a small team, you'll have responsibility over core components of the project and the freedom to find creative solutions to challenging problems. Most importantly, you'll participate in a vibrant global open-source community with amazing community developers and passionate users.

You will be working at the Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media, a leading center for digital humanities recognized internationally for its innovative projects. More details about the position are available at https://careers.stackoverflow.com/jobs/85119/

We look forward to hearing from you!


Sean Takats
Associate Professor of History, George Mason University
Director of Research, Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media
sean at takats.org<mailto:sean at takats.org> | http://quintessenceofham.org | 703.993.9271

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