Below is a job announcement for a Digital Humanities Specialist for
which a digital library background is desired.
Digital Humanities Specialist, Digital Humanities Observatory (DHO),
1 Year Fixed Term Contract
Applications are invited for a one year fixed term contract position of
Digital Humanities Specialist to the DHO. The DHO is designing,
constructing, and hosting a digital repository of humanities research.
This joint national platform, funded under Cycle 4 of PRTLI, is being
constructed for the RIA and its partners to provide for the building,
coordination and dissemination of humanities research, teaching and
training at an all-island level.
Reporting to the DHO Director, the Digital Humanities Specialist will
join a team to promote and support the use of advanced computing
techniques as applied to the humanities in Ireland.
Further information and details of the application process are available
The closing date for applications is Monday 24th May 2010 at 4 p.m.
The Royal Irish Academy is an equal opportunities employer