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Blog entry Thousands of pounds available for researchers who want to travel

If you use software in your research and you have a good understanding of what’s happening in your field (and an idea about what will be happening soon) then the Software Sustainability Institute want to hear from you. The institute will pay researchers from any discipline up to £3000 a year to attend conferences and report on the latest developments in their field.
Interested? Visit www.software.ac.uk/agents to find out how to apply.

Closing date: 8 August 2011

Blog entry And, Chapters 33-40

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"Gathering, gathering along the narrow street, came a hollow solemn blast. From each side of the door there were constant droppings. Higgins crept up carefully upon the stones, his glassy eyes, one half-open, staring upwards to the sky. Owing to the position in which he had been lying, the fore part of his head was bald."

Blog entry Call for Applications: DHQ Reviews Editor

Call for Applications: Reviews Editor

DHQ is seeking one or more new Reviews Editors to recruit and oversee reviews of all forms of digital humanities publication. The Reviews Editors work as a team to solicit and edit reviews of books, software tools, digital publications, and other appropriate reviewable content. The goal is to cultivate an active, international group of reviewers who can cover the full range of DH-related topics and publications in multiple languages.

Job 2 year postdoc for sociolinguist (KTP position)

Sociolinguist (KTP Associate)

SCHOOL OF ANTHROPOLOGY

Grade 7: Salary £29,099 p.a.

As a result of funding from the Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) Directorate and Aurix Limited an exciting position for a Sociolinguist (KTP Associate) is now available. The successful candidate will be based at Aurix Limited, Malvern, Worcestershire for the two-year project, which will involve providing the company with knowledge and expertise in aspects of sociolinguistics and conversational analysis, in order to generate new audio mining products and patents.

Blog entry Dr Hairy in: Appraisal (Part 2)

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The ninth in a series of 10-minute videos about the adventures and frustrations of an ordinary (but rather hirsute) General Practitioner. In this one, Dr Hairy keeps trying to fill out his appraisal form - and gets some advice from his friend Grabber about how to do it - with hilarious results! The second of four parts.

Job PhD on “The Enriched Digital Chaucer: Using ICT Research Methods for Literary Analysis of Digital Collections”

PhD Studentships in Digital Humanities
Two PhD studentships are currently being advertised in conjunction with 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 at the National Library of Wales. Potential applicants are encouraged to contact Professor Lorna Hughes (lorna.hughes@llgc.org) for more information.

1. PhD on “The Enriched Digital Chaucer: Using ICT Research Methods for Literary Analysis of Digital Collections”

Job PhD Studentship in Digital Humanities and Celtic Studies (Aberystwyth)

Two PhD studentships are currently being advertised in conjunction with 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 at the National Library of Wales. Potential applicants are encouraged to contact Professor Lorna Hughes (lorna.hughes@llgc.org) for more information.

1. PhD in Digital Humanities and Celtic Studies