Category: Job Announcements

Job: Assistant Professor of English, Widener University

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The English Department at Widener University seeks applicants for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of English in British literature of the long 18th century (1688-1830), particularly Romanticism. Research fields are open and should complement existing faculty expertise… Candidates with teaching and research interests in digital humanities and/or textual scholarship are especially encouraged, as are candidates with proficiencies in the relationship of British literature of the long 18th century to transatlantic, global, and colonial contexts as well as race, ethnicity, gender, and sexuality. Applicants should be committed to excellence in teaching and advising, to working collaboratively, and to participating in a department and college that values diversity.

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Job: Educational Technology Specialist, NYU

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Arts and Science is seeking a talented Educational Technology Specialist to join the Arts and Science Educational Technology team, with at least half time dedicated to working with the Liberal Studies (a small college-like unit of FAS with approximately 2,600 undergraduates and 84 full-time faculty). In addition to working with the Arts and Science Educational Technology team, this individual will work closely with the Liberal Studies Academic Affairs leadership and consult with faculty to design, develop, and implement technology-enhanced teaching and learning initiatives, including those delivered face-to-face and online.

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Job: IT Researcher, Max Planck Institute for the History of Science

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A world leading research institute in the history of science, the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, is among the forerunners in the innovative application of digital methods for research in the humanities. To strengthen its digital research and benefit from the growing opportunities of digital scholarship, the Institute is seeking an expert in Digital Humanities in the role of an IT Researcher (f/m) (initially for two years)… As an IT Researcher you lead the digital aspects of research projects at the Institute, identify new research opportunities based on current developments in digital methods and conduct original research within your particular field of expertise.

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Job: European Studies and Digital Scholarship Librarian, University of Minnesota

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The University of Minnesota Libraries invites applications for a collaborative and innovative liaison librarian to work with scholars in the humanities, supporting European Studies and digital humanities. We seek applicants who are excited about the opportunity to be part of the University Libraries’ award-winning, innovative models of library service. The position will primarily support the scholarship of students, faculty, and staff affiliated with the German, Scandinavian, Dutch, and Russian programs; serve as the Minnesota contact for the French and Italian Department; and work with the Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies. Additionally, this position will have responsibilities within the Digital Arts, Sciences, & Humanities (DASH) program, supporting the use of digital technologies in scholarship.

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Job: SSHRC Canada Research Chair in Digital Humanities, Tier 2

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The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at Simon Fraser University invites applications for a SSHRC Canada Research Chair in Digital Humanities, Tier 2. The successful applicant will be an exceptional emerging scholar with interdisciplinary expertise in Digital Humanities. Priority will be given to scholars with a research focus in some aspect of Indigenous studies, either within Canada or globally. Consideration will also be given to scholars whose interdisciplinary research has a transnational and/or intercultural focus.

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Job: Digital Scholarship Technology Manager, Drew University

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Drew University seeks applications for a Digital Scholarship Technology Manager. This position is 12-month, full-time with an anticipated start date of Summer 2018. The Digital Scholarship Technology Manager is a new position designed to advance the digital humanities (DH) and digital scholarship (DS) at Drew University. Reporting to the Director of Instructional Technologies, the incumbent will work in collaboration with technologists, librarians, faculty, and students. An initial focus will be Digital Drew, an interdisciplinary initiative funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to strengthen inclusive, integrative, project-based digital pedagogies across the institution.

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Job: Digital Humanities Postdoctoral Research Assistant, Dunham’s Data

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The AHRC-funded research project Dunham’s Data: Digital Methods for Dance Historical Inquiry (Principal Investigator – Kate Elswit, Co Investigator – Harmony Bench – OSU) seeks to hire a Digital Humanities Postdoctoral Research Assistant. The role holder will work with the PI and CI in structuring data and development, design, and implementation of interactive visualizations and other tools for analysis. For this role, we seek an early career researcher from any arts or humanities field, whose research involves a significant digital component of data collection and analysis. We expect demonstrated evidence of coding ability (see Job Information for details).

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Job: Humanities Research and Digital Scholarship Librarian, University of Minnesota

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The University of Minnesota Libraries invites applications for a collaborative and innovative liaison librarian to work with scholars in the humanities and participate in the Digital Arts, Sciences, & Humanities (DASH) program. The librarian in this position will serve as liaison to students, faculty, and staff affiliated with the Classical & Near East Studies Department, Philosophy Department, and Religious Studies Program. Liaison librarians combine skills in outreach, teaching, technology, and collection development with their knowledge of scholarly practices in assigned disciplines to partner with academic departments.

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Job: Postdoctoral Fellowship in Medieval Art and Digital Humanities, U of T Mississauga

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The Department of Visual Studies at the University of Toronto Mississauga offers a two-year postdoctoral fellowship in medieval art, with a focus on Digital Humanities and web-based technologies. The Fellow will have an established track record in his/her/their own discipline and/or Digital Humanities. Qualifications for the position include excellent writing and communication skills, expertise in an area of medieval visual culture (broadly defined as European, Byzantine, Islamic art and architecture or related fields), and experience working with Drupal and information architecture.

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Job: Digital Humanities Developer, Journal of Historians of Netherlandish Art

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The Journal of Historians of Netherlandish Art is the recipient of a Kress Digital Resources Grant for 2019-2020. Supported by this grant, we are seeking a part-time Digital Humanities Developer (beginning fall 2019) to join the editors of the JHNA in publishing a scholarly article by Dr. Melanie Gifford, Research Conservator for Painting Technology at the National Gallery of Art, Washington. The article, entitled, “The Fall of Phaeton in the Evolution of Peter Paul Rubens,” will be accompanied by high-resolution zoomable images and interactive painting sample analysis to illustrate her discovery of a second campaign of revision by the artist in The Fall of the Phaeton.

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