[Humanist] 30.904 postdoc (Leiden); fellowship (ADHO)

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Wed Apr 19 07:17:04 CEST 2017

                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 30, No. 904.
            Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
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  [1]   From:    hilde de weerdt <hilde.deweerdt at googlemail.com>           (30)
        Subject: Postdoctoral fellow Digital Asia

  [2]   From:    Hannah Jacobs <hannah.jacobs at duke.edu>                    (24)
        Subject: Call for Applicants: 2017-18 ADHO Communications Fellows

        Date: Tue, 18 Apr 2017 15:17:02 +0200
        From: hilde de weerdt <hilde.deweerdt at googlemail.com>
        Subject: Postdoctoral fellow Digital Asia

Dear colleagues and friends,

Please note we have an opening for a postdoctoral position Digital Asia
dedicated to assistance with grant applications and teaching programmes in

Key responsibilities are:
*coordinate international grant proposals for the development of Digital
Humanities research in Asian languages;
*develop a master’s programme in digital Asian cultural studies at Leiden
*undertake research in the area of Asian digital humanities or cultural

We offer a fixed-term post from 1 September 2017 through August 2018.
Salary range, depending on education and work experience, from € 2,552.- to
€ 4,028.- (pay scale 10 in accordance with the Collective Labour Agreement
for Dutch Universities) gross per month, based on a full-time appointment.

Please apply or share with suitable candidates.

Review of applications will commence on May 10.



Hilde De Weerdt
Professor of Chinese History, Leiden University
Leiden University Centre for Digital Humanities

h.g.d.g.de.weerdt at hum.leidenuniv.nl
+31 (0)71 527 6505

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        Date: Tue, 18 Apr 2017 15:55:08 +0000
        From: Hannah Jacobs <hannah.jacobs at duke.edu>
        Subject: Call for Applicants: 2017-18 ADHO Communications Fellows

Communications Fellowship

Join our team! The Alliance of Digital Humanities Organizations (ADHO) seeks applicants for its 2017-18 Communications Fellowship.

Working on a small team, two fellows 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 website; help to develop and implement ADHO’s outreach strategy; and perform other communications-related responsibilities. The fellows 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, young scholars, and academic professionals who wish to develop deeper knowledge of digital humanities and its global communities, contribute to an important digital humanities professional organization, and gain professional experience in social media and communications.

Desired skills and qualifications include:

  *   working knowledge of more than one language
  *   excellent written communication skills
  *   ability to work with minimal supervision
  *   attention to detail
  *   some knowledge of digital humanities communities and current discourses
  *   some knowledge of social media platforms such as Twitter and Facebook
  *   experience creating and publishing content using Drupal, WordPress, or another web content management system
  *   skills in graphic design and multimedia editing
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 Hannah Jacobs, chair of ADHO’s communications committee: communications at digitalhumanities.org<mailto:communications at digitalhumanities.org>. The application deadline is May 31, 2017. Two positions will be available. The fellowships will extend from July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018.

Hannah L. Jacobs
Multimedia Analyst, Wired! Lab
Art, Art History, & Visual Studies, Duke University
hannah.jacobs at duke.edu<mailto:hannah.jacobs at duke.edu>

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