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Job: Digital Projects & Technologies Librarian, University of Toronto

By the Editors | August 21, 2014

The University of Toronto Scarborough Library invites applications for a creative, skilled person to fill the position of Digital Projects & Technologies Librarian. This is a permanent status, tenure track position. Reporting to the Coordinator, Digital Scholarship Unit, the successful candidate will collaborate and show leadership in the design, development and incorporation of technologies to serve and foster […]

Opportunity: ACLS Digital Innovation Fellowships

By the Editors | August 21, 2014

The American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) is accepting applications for Digital Innovation Fellowships. The program seeks to “provide [PhD holding] scholars the means to pursue intellectually significant projects…that help advance digital humanistic scholarship by broadening understanding of its nature and exemplifying the robust infrastructure necessary for creating such works.” Fellows should plan to complete their […]

CFParticipation: DH Bridge – Encouraging Computational Thinking and Digital Skills in the Humanities

By The Editors | August 21, 2014

DH Bridge workshops aim to build computational thinking and digital skills within the context of the humanities. Building on the model of RailsBridge, these one-day workshops seek to support a diverse coding community within the digital humanities with a curriculum tailored to the needs and questions of humanities scholars. Applications for the November 1, 2014 […]

Opportunity: British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship Competition 2014-2015

By The Editors | August 19, 2014

This year, the Humanities Division invites Expressions of Interest for the British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship competition for the next application round (2014-2015). The BA PDF scheme is an annual competition and open to postdoctoral students who are working within the Arts and Humanities or Social Sciences and can demonstrate a strong prior association with the […]

Job: Research Associate for the Initiative for Digital Humanities, Media, and Culture

By The Editors | August 19, 2014

Project manager for two major in-house projects: the Mellon funded eMOP (OCR’ing Early Modern Texts) project and ARC (Advanced Research Consortium). Coordinates and implements research and development projects then communicates publicly about them. Manages the preparation and submission of three grants per year, including writing the environmental scans for those grant proposals. Develops initiatives that […]

Job: Digital Collections Librarian, University of Nevada Las Vegas

By The Editors | August 19, 2014

This faculty position, reporting to the Head, Digital Collections, is primarily responsible for managing digital library workflow as part of a fast-paced and highly collaborative team. The librarian is responsible for coordinating several functional areas of a growing digital library; including: management of a digitization lab and scanning operations, digital file management and digital preservation; […]

Job: Digital Humanities Specialist at U of Alberta

By The Editors | August 19, 2014

Reporting to Director of Research Computing, Digital Humanities Specialist (DH Specialist) provides Digital Humanities (DH) and related support to researchers at the U of A and other Universities in associated research consortia (WestGrid/Compute Canada) to facilitate their research. The supports include research level consultation for DH and High Performance Computing (HPC), expert level advice on […]

Announcement: American Antiquarian Society to add Political Cartoon Collection to Metadata Games

By The Editors | August 19, 2014

The American Antiquarian Society recently completed photographing over 600 political cartoons produced in the United States between 1764 and 1876. This collection of images includes everything from very early cartoons relating to the establishment and operation of the federal government, to defaming depictions of local politicians embroiled in election-time battles. The AAS has partnered with […]

Opportunity: Open Call for Internship Applications, MediaLab at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

By the Editors | August 14, 2014

The MediaLab at the Metropolitan Museum of Art is a small team dedicated to exploring the intersections of art, technology, and the museum experience. We do this by partnering with talented students and professionals to develop prototypes and artistic provocations that fuel conversation and new ideas. We are currently accepting internship applications for the Fall […]