Category Archives: News

Job: 2 Post-Doctoral Fellow Positions in Computational Humanities, Arizona State

By the Editors | August 14, 2014

Post-Doctoral Fellow, Computational History and Philosophy of Science (HPS) The Laubichler Lab in the School for Life Sciences, in collaboration with the Institute for Humanities Research seeks a post-doctoral fellow in computational history and philosophy of science. Post-Doctoral Fellow, Computational Humanities The Institute for Humanities Research (IHR) seeks a post-doctoral fellow in computational humanities. Source: […]

Job: Assistant Professor of Ancient History, Marquette

By the Editors | August 14, 2014

The History Department at Marquette University invites applications for an entry-level, tenure-track assistant professor in Ancient History with emphasis on the Mediterranean world. An interest in digital humanities is a plus. View ad here.

Job: Program Coordinator, Capacity Building and Integration in DH, UC Berkeley

By the Editors | August 14, 2014

The Division of Arts & Humanities of the College of Letters & Science at the University of California, Berkeley, seeks applications for an experienced professional to coordinate a new program, Capacity Building and Integration in the Digital Humanities. Source: Recruitment Details – UC Berkeley AP Recruit

Job: Programmer/Analyst II, U. Nebraska

By the Editors | August 14, 2014

Responsible for server-side programming and developing web applications and associated documentation to support research in the humanities. View ad here.

Job: Digital Initiatives Librarian, Newberry Library

By the Editors | August 14, 2014

Reporting to the Manager of Digital Initiatives and Services, the Digital Initiatives Librarian has the technical ability and knowledge to assist in the development, implementation, and management of the Library’s growing digital collections, publications, and resources. View ad here.

Job: Asst. Prof, Digital Studies and Social Justice, U. of Michigan

By the Editors | August 14, 2014

DIGITAL STUDIES. The University of Michigan’s Department of American Culture and the Residential College seek qualified applicants for a jointly-appointed tenure-track assistant professor in the area of Digital Studies and Social Justice.  This is a university-year appointment with an expected start date of September 1, 2015. View ad here.

Funding: Funded PhD, spatial technology and NE Archaeology, FH Mainz

By the Editors | August 14, 2014

The position is funded by the DFG/ANR project TEXTE LSEM (2014 – 2017) investigating the application of Semantic Web and related technologies to support archaeological and philological research in reconstructing the historic geography of Mesopotamia in the 2nd mill. BC. Full details: http://bit.ly/textelsem

Resource: Verification Handbook for user-generated content

By the Editors | August 12, 2014

The Verification Handbook is a groundbreaking new resource for journalists and aid responders, which provides step-by-step guidelines for using user-generated content (UGC) during emergencies. While it primarily targets journalists and aid providers, the Handbook can be used by anyone. It’s advice and guidance are valuable whether you are a news journalist, citizen reporter, relief responder, […]

Resource: Costume Core, An application profile for cataloging costume

By the Editors | August 12, 2014

Costume Core is a new application profile, building on existing metadata standards to create a specification for cataloging and encoding costume. This specification is being tested to consider its application for an inter-institutional digital resource for the study of the history of dress, HistoricDress.org. Source: Costume Core | An application profile for cataloging costume.