Job: Head of Digital Historical Research, Leibniz Institute of European History

From the ad:

The Leibniz Institute of European History (IEG) in Mainz is an independent research institute within the Leibniz Association. It conducts research on the religious, political, social and cultural foundations of Europe in the early modern and modern period and runs an international fellowship programme. As a member of the Mainz Centre for Digitality in the Humanities and Cultural Studies (mainzed), the IEG is committed to the enhancement of digital tools and methods as well as the development of digital research infrastructures ( The IEG invites applications for the position of Head of Digital Historical Research (TV-L EG 15).

The position is initially limited to five years with the aim of continuing.

Job profile
You will be in charge of the new Digital Historical Research unit. Its aim is to systematically implement digital instruments in the research work of the IEG and to ensure the cooperative access and re-use of digital research data…

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