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Blog entry Call for Papers - Wallich and Indian Natural History: Collection Dispersal and the Cultivation of Knowledge


Wallich and Indian Natural History:
Collection Dispersal and the Cultivation of Knowledge.

6th-7th December, 2011

The Natural History Museum, London, and The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Abstract Submission Deadline: 30th August, 2011

Blog entry Centre for e-Research (CeRch) Seminar Series

A wide-ranging programme of events organised every term by CeRch. Seminars are held fortnightly during term time and start at 18:15.

The series provides a venue for discussion and engagement of all areas of e-Research, defined broadly as the design and development of computational methods and technologies, especially where they interact with a range of other fields.

Job Assistant Professor: 'Digital Research Corpora in the Humanities'

Universiteit van Amsterdam

full-time (38 hours per week)

vacancy number W11-137

With support from a generous financial endowment by the 'Duurzame Geesteswetenschappen' (Sustainable Humanities Project), the Faculty of Humanities is able to employ a new generation of scholars. This position is one of them.

Blog entry Dr Hairy in: Appraisal (Parts 3 & 4)

Dr Hairy part 3 & 4 image

The tenth and eleventh in a series of 10-minute videos about the adventures and frustrations of an ordinary (but rather hirsute) General Practitioner. In Appraisal Part 3, Dr Hairy and Dr Underslider have their appraisals - and Dr Gladstone is cornered at the Cricket Club - with hilarious results! In Part 4, Dr Hairy has to attend a Professional Development meeting - also with hilarious results!

Job Research Associates - Sanskrit Manuscript Project

Research Associates - Sanskrit Manuscript Project
(two positions)
Faculty of Asian & Middle Eastern Studies
Salary: £27,428 - £35,788

Limit of Tenure applies *

Job DCC is hiring!

The Digital Curation Centre (DCC) in Edinburgh is seeking to appoint two Institutional Support Officers who will design and deliver a range of activities aimed at assisting UK universities in the enhancement of their research data management capabilities. Details for post reference 3014604 can be found here:

The closing date for applications is 1st August 2011.

Job PhD in Digital Humanities at the University of Wales

The studentship is offered in conjunction with the National Library of
Wales Research Programme in Digital Collections. Both are based in
Aberystwyth, and successful applicants will join a community of research
postgraduates working on the digital humanities.

Applications can be based on research around any of the digital
collections of Wales (www.llgc.org.uk). Applicants are encouraged to
contact Professor Lorna Hughes (lorna.hughes@llgc.org) for more
information. An application pack is available at: