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Job: Digital Projects Manager at New Hampshire Historical Society

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The New Hampshire Historical Society is recruiting a Digital Projects Manager.

Here’s an excerpt from the ad:

The New Hampshire Historical Society seeks a full-time digital projects manager to help lead the evolution of the Society’s digital collections and services and to take charge of a portfolio of digital initiatives, some under way and others ready to begin the planning stages. The position is planned to be in place for a period of three years, and may extend beyond that time.

The digital projects manager reports to the assistant executive director and will work closely with the collections stewardship, interpretation, and technology advisory teams to determine, plan, implement, and support the development of digital collections and web-based services.

Job: Numeric & Spatial Data Specialist at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo Library

DigitalKoans » Blog Archive » Numeric & Spatial Data Specialist at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo Library.

The Cal Poly San Luis Obispo Library is recruiting a Numeric & Spatial Data Specialist.

Here’s an excerpt from the ad (requisition number: 102681):

Under the general direction of the Data Services Librarian, the Numeric and Spatial Data Specialist provides technical expertise and support for developing and evolving library services that assist students, staff and faculty with finding, using, managing, and visualizing numeric and spatial data.

Job: Interacting with Print – Postdoctoral fellow

Interacting with Print – Postdoctoral fellow.

Salary: 35,000 CAD, plus research allowance
Term of Appointment: 1 August 2013 – 31 July 2014

The Interacting with Print Research Group at McGill University and the University of Montreal is seeking a postdoctoral fellow with interests in developing digital humanities methodologies for studying the print culture of eighteenth- and nineteenth-century Europe. Candidates may specialize in history, art history, literature or a related discipline, and should have their doctorate in hand by the start date. The ideal candidate has experience in both information design and computer programming; expertise in data visualization, text mining, and designing digital tools is especially desirable. A working knowledge of French is an asset.

Interacting with Print researches how print media interact with other media within a larger communicative ecology. One of our primary concerns is how digital interfaces will reorient an extant print-cultural heritage. The postdoctoral fellow will be an integral member of the team, developing his or her own research and working with team members to develop their projects.

Review of applications will begin on 19 November 2012 and continue until the position is filled.
For further information, contact
To apply, send cover letter, CV, and names of three referees to Prof Tom Mole at

Job: UCHRI seeking Digital Humanities Project Manager

Alt-Ac and DML opportunity: UCHRI seeking Digital Humanities Project Manager | HASTAC.

Position Title: Digital Humanities Project Manager
Department: Humanities Research Institute
Req No.: 2012-0678
Location: UCI Campus – Irvine

Job Summary:
The UC Humanities Research Institute is seeking a talented and motivated individual with diverse experience in academic research and administration in the digital humanities. The Project Manager for Digital Humanities Research and Engagement will be responsible for helping to coordinate the HASTAC Digital Media and Learning (DML) Competition as well as assisting in the development of programs and funding for a UC-wide digital humanities initiative.

Open until filled; for greatest consideration apply by October 31, 2012

Salary: Range $45,012 – $52,326
Work Schedule: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., M-F
Contract position.
100% time contract position; one-year appointment renewable, contingent on funding.
Final candidate subject to background check.
As a federal contractor, UC Irvine is required to use E-Verify to confirm the work status of individuals
assigned to perform substantial work under certain federal contracts/subcontracts.
Please attach your resume.

Job: Data Visualization, McGill University

The Interacting with Print Research Group is seeking to hire a highly motivated individual who is skilled in the field of digital humanities, with a specialty in data visualization, text mining, and the design of digital tools. The ideal candidate is someone who has experience in both information design and computer programming, and an interest in applying digital methodologies to historical, art historical and/or literary topics. Students, post-graduates, and professionals are welcome to apply. This full-time position is set to begin January 1, 2013, or at an earlier mutually agreeable date, and will end August 31, 2013. The salary will be CAD $35,000 prorated to length of appointment; office space and computer equipment will be provided, plus a professional development allowance.

Job: Tenure-Track Position in Digital Media at Georgia Tech

Georgia Tech

Digital Media Tenure-Track Position

Georgia Tech’s School of Literature, Media, and Communication (LMC), which provides diverse humanistic perspectives on a technological world, is seeking to fill one Digital Media tenure track position at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning in the fall of 2013. We seek practitioner / theorists who combine technical expertise with a strong grounding in the arts and humanities.Candidates should be prepared to teach at the undergraduate and graduate level in LMC’s Computational Media and Digital Media programs. A Ph.D. in an appropriate field is required (e.g. digital media / arts, human centered computing, computer science, education, or design), as is computational proficiency and a demonstrated capacity for significant original research/creative work. Potential to secure external research funding is strongly desirable. 

Job: Assistant Professor of Literature & Technology

English & Creative Writing – Assistant Professor of Literature & Technology | Inside Higher Ed.

The Department of English & Creative Writing at the State University of New York at Oswego invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor with a specialty in Literature and Technology.

Review Date: Review of applications will begin November 1, 2012 and will continue until the position is filled.

Salary: Commensurate with rank and experience.

Date of Appointment: August 26, 2013

Description of Responsibilities: Teach and advise in an innovative English program; develop curriculum in Literature and Technology at the undergraduate and master’s levels; maintain an ambitious program of scholarly research. We seek a teacher-scholar committed to exploring the emergence of different technologies and media forms, with particular attention to the formal and/or ideological aspects of 19th century British and/or American literature. Particular interests may also include a focus upon matters of gender, race, class, and sexuality; intellectual property, archives, digital humanities or new media studies. We would also be interested in candidates whose work focuses on the redeployment of 19th-century literary strategies in later times using a variety of established or emergent media. The position includes opportunities to work with thriving interdisciplinary programs, including Cinema and Screen Studies, Cognitive Science, Human-Computer Interaction, Linguistics, and Women’s Studies.