Thanks to Kelly Schrum at CHNM for passing this along.


Cynthia A. Kierner
Professor of History
Director, Ph.D. Program in History
Department of History & Art History
George Mason University
Robinson Hall B, 343
4400 University Drive, MSN 3G1
Fairfax, VA 22030

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From: Kelly Schrum <[log in to unmask]>

Date: Tuesday, August 9, 2011 4:51 pm

Subject: Job posting, UCLA Digital Humanities Program Coordinator

> Hi Cindy,
> I hope your summer is going well! Could you circulate this to the
> PhD students? Looks like a great position for someone interested
> in Digital Humanities.
> best,
> Kelly
> UCLA College - Division of Humanities - Digital Humanities
> ACADEMIC ADMINISTRATOR (Salary Range $54,192 - $78,660; Level and
> salary range commensurate with qualifications)
> The University of California, Los Angeles, invites applications
> for the position of Academic Administrator as the Digital
> Humanities Program Coordinator and Research Technology Consultant.
> Reporting to the Chair of the Digital Humanities Program, the
> Program Coordinator is responsible for developing courses and
> teaching in the Digital Humanities program, advising undergraduate
> and graduate students, and overseeing a variety of faculty
> research and student support initiatives. The Coordinator will
> work closely with the Digital Humanities Chair and affiliated
> faculty to schedule and plan course offerings, place students in
> mentorships and/or apprenticeships, perform project management
> duties for those students and their related, faculty-sponsored
> research projects, recruit and advise students, and collaborate
> with Centers and Institutes at UCLA, including, but not limited
> to, the Center for Digital Humanities (CDH), the Digital Library
> Program, the Institute for Digital Research and Education, the
> Experiential Technologies Center, and the Office of Instructional
> Development. The Coordinator will contribute research technology
> expertise to CDH initiatives, and will serve as a key CDH liaison
> with the Digital Humanities program.
> The successful candidate must have a demonstrated ability to work
> collaboratively across disciplines and facilitate broad-based
> humanities research and teaching projects, which are cooperative
> ventures between humanists, technologists, scientists, and
> designers. Administrative experience working with humanities
> faculty, technology staff, and funding agencies is highly
> desirable. The successful candidate must have a PhD, preferably
> in a Humanities discipline. For more information, please visit:
> http:///www.digitalhumanities.ucla.eduInitial screening of
> applications will be on August 22, 2011, although we will accept
> applications on a rolling basis until the position is filled.
> For the full job description and to apply, please go to:
> UCLA is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women
> and minorities are especially encouraged to apply.