Category: Job Announcements

Job: Tenure-track positions in Internet Linguistics and Creative Writing/Electronic Literature at Rochester Institute of Technology

The Department of English at the Rochester Institute of Technology invites applications for an Assistant Professor of English tenure-track position with specialization in Internet Linguistics or related field of intersection between Linguistics and Digital Humanities to begin late August 2012.

The successful applicant will be a teacher and scholar of new media language forms and computer-mediated communication.

Application deadline is December 1, 2011.

Job: Professor of Digital Humanities – University College London

UCL invites applications for a Professor of Digital Humanities. This is a joint appointment, tenable in any of the Departments of the Faculties of Engineering Sciences or Arts & Humanities, which will have as its principal focus activity within the interdisciplinary UCL Centre for Digital Humanities.

This role will be specifically required to make substantive technical contributions to the development of digital humanities arising from an engagement in fundamental research in engineering (including imaging and computer science). The appointee should be willing to engage actively with the work of the UCL Centre for Digital Humanities, including undertaking leadership roles.

Jobs: Assistant Professor, African Diaspora/Latin American Studies at UNC Charlotte

The Department of Africana Studies at the University of North Carolina at
Charlotte invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor
position with specialization in the field of African Diaspora in Latin
America to begin August 2012. The position is open to all disciplines in
the humanities and social sciences. Applicants are required to have a Ph.D.
at the time of appointment, show evidence of a strong potential for
professional development as a scholar and teacher, and demonstrate
commitment to promote diversity and community engagement as a value in the
department and College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. Desired qualifications
include interest in environment, health and/or digital humanities.

Job: T-T Asst Prof of Digital History, West Chester U.

West Chester University of Pennsylvania is seeking applicants for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Digital History/History and New Media. The area of specialization is open, but should complement departmental strengths. The hire is also expected to lead the Department of History in online teaching and learning initiatives and is expected to develop at least one distance education online general education course.

Job: CLIR Postdoctoral Fellowship in Academic Libraries

CLIR Postdoctoral Library Fellows work on projects that forge, renovate, and strengthen connections between academic library collections and their users. The program offers scholars the chance to develop new research models, collaborate with information specialists, and explore new career opportunities. Participating libraries benefit from the expertise of accomplished scholars who can invigorate approaches to collection use and teaching, contribute field-specific knowledge, and provide insight into the future of scholarship. Application deadline 12/19/2011.

Job: PostDoc in Digital Humanities at U. of Alabama

The Alabama Digital Humanities Center at the University of Alabama is pleased to invite applications for a post-doctoral fellowship in Digital Humanities. The fellowship offers the successful candidate a unique platform for professional advancement: financial and material support for independent research combined with the opportunity to play an instrumental role in nurturing the growing digital humanities community at the University of Alabama.

Job: Educating Stewards of the Public Information Infrastructure Fellowships

The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) is funding fellowships for the project “Educating Stewards of the Public Information Infrastructure” or ESOPI2. This project seeks to prepare the next generation of public information stewards by building on the existing dual degree program and developing fellowships, curricula, courses, and experiential components designed specifically for the needs of public sector information professionals. This fellowship provides graduate students interested in both public information and public policy with the skills needed to become leaders in public information curation and public policy administration.