Category: News

Resource: Embarrassments of riches: Managing research assets

There’s research, there’s writing, and then there’s that netherworld in between: wrangling all the digital files you gather over the course of your work. Digital files are often easier to deal with than stacks of paper, but they can also proliferate frighteningly quickly.

A digital version of the workshop on Managing Research Assets handout, followed by a link dump of favorite posts about developing and refining digital research workflows.

Report: on Integration of Data and Publications

This report sets out to identify examples of integration between datasets and publications. Findings from existing studies carried out by PARSE. Insight, RIN, SURF and various recent publications are synthesized and examined in relation to three distinct disciplinary groups in order to identify opportunities in the integration of data.

CFP: Topics in the Digital Humanities

Humanities computing is undergoing a redefinition of basic principles by a continuous influx of new, vibrant, and diverse communities or practitioners within and well beyond the halls of academe. These practitioners recognize the value computers add to their work, that the computer itself remains an instrument subject to continual innovation, and that competition within many disciplines requires scholars to become and remain current with what computers can do. Topics in the Digital Humanities invites manuscripts that will advance and deepen knowledge and activity in this new and innovative field.

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.