Job Announcements

Senior Lecturer in Digital Cultures, Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London

  • Posted on: 1 May 2015
  • By: nsumpter

The post is part of an ambitious and successful project of interaction and exchange of research and teaching across the Department of Culture, Media and Creative Industries and the Department of Digital Humanities.  CMCI and DH are now seeking to recruit a Senior Lecturer to commence work for no later than September 2015. The post will play a key role in leading work across the departments, in particular to resource new and developing research strengths evident from our joint 2014 REF submission and to build on the work of the current three joint appointments.

Deputy Director of Digital Initiatives, Graduate Center, CUNY

  • Posted on: 28 April 2015
  • By: nsumpter

The Graduate Center (GC) defines the standard of contemporary graduate education: rigorous academic training and globally significant research. lt is recognized for outstanding scholarship across the humanities, sciences, and social sciences, and is integral to the intellectual and cultural vitality of New York City. Through its extensive public programs, The Graduate Center hosts a wide range of events - lectures, conferences, book discussions, art exhibits, concerts, and dance and theater that enrich and inform.

Associate Director, Center for Humanities and Information

  • Posted on: 24 April 2015
  • By: nsumpter

The Pennsylvania State University Libraries invites nominations and applications for the position of Associate Director of the Center for Humanities and Information (CHI), a new research center jointly managed and run by the Libraries and the College of Liberal Arts (CLA). This is a twelve-month, tenure-track, library faculty position based at the University Park campus, and will report to an Associate Dean in the University Libraries’ administration.

Digital Scholarship Librarian at Toronto Scarborough

  • Posted on: 20 April 2015
  • By: nsumpter

Description and duties: The University of Toronto Scarborough Library invites applications for a knowledgeable and technologically adept professional to provide teaching and consultation services to support digital humanities initiatives and the projects of the Historical and Cultural Studies Department (HCS) at UTSC.

Assistant Professorship at Trinity College Dublin

  • Posted on: 2 April 2015
  • By: nsumpter

Trinity College is pleased to announce its recruitment of an Assistant Professor in English (17th Century) or History (after 1700) and Digital Humanities.  The successful candidate will join an energetic DH@TCD team and play an integral part in building on their successful track record to date of collaborations, research projects and our MPhil in Digital Humanities and Culture.

See the full job description and further particulars at

DH Positions at Grinnell College

  • Posted on: 24 March 2015
  • By: nsumpter

Grinnell College, a private liberal arts college in Grinnell, Iowa, has two positions available: Associate Director for Academic Technology and at least one Digital Liberal Arts Specialist.  These are new positions to help implement the opportunities supported by a new, Mellon-funded collaboration with the University of Iowa in the digital liberal arts.

CFP for Keystone DH Conference

  • Posted on: 7 January 2015
  • By: liz.grumbach


The Keystone Digital Humanities conference will be held in the Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts at the University of Pennsylvania Libraries, July 22-24, 2015. Dr. Miriam Posner, Coordinator and Core Faculty of the Digital Humanities Program at UCLA, will be presenting the keynote lecture, “What's Next?: The Radical, Unrealized Potential of Digital Humanities.”

Assistant Professor in Digital Humanities, University of Virginia

  • Posted on: 12 December 2014
  • By: m-ives

The College of Arts and Sciences of the University of Virginia invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor in digital humanities (DH), with a focus on textual analysis or big history. Applicants should have a Ph.D. at the time of appointment, and should have a record of interdisciplinary research in computer-assisted analysis of large corpora, archival documents, or other materials.

Announcing the IDHMC DHSI Tuition Scholarships for 2015

  • Posted on: 18 November 2014
  • By: m-ives

THe IDHMC is proud to announce our Digital Humanities Summer Institute (DHSI) Tuition Scholarship awards for 2015. 

Rubria Rocha de Luna, a Ph.D. candidate in the department of Hispanic Studies,  will attend "Digital Humanities with a Global Outlook" to support work on her digital archive project,  which focuses on the Carvajal family in sixteenth-century New Spain.

Laura Perrings,  a Ph.D. candidate in the department of English,  will attend "Digital Humanities Databases to assist her in developing the Victorian Female Detective Archive.

Announcing the IDHMC HASTAC Fellows for 2014-2015

  • Posted on: 15 October 2014
  • By: m-ives

The IDHMC is pleased to announce its 2014-15 HASTAC fellows: Laura Perrings (ENGL) and Nigel Lepianka (ENGL).
Laura Perrings is a PhD candidate in English specializing in Victorian literature and digital humanities. Her digital project, The Victorian Female Detective Archive, involves the development of custom TEI tags to mark aspects of the supernatural. Laura’s work on the archive ties in with her dissertation in progress, which also examines the role of supernatural phenomena in Victorian detective fiction.