Post Doctoral Fellow - Saint Louis University in St. Louis Missouri

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Saint Louis University

St. Louis, Missouri

United States


Detailed Job Description

Saint Louis University, a Jesuit Catholic institution dedicated to education, research, healthcare and service, seeks applicants for a one-year Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Digital Humanities, beginning 1 September 2014. The Fellow will reside in the University's Center for Digital Humanities, where (s)he will conduct his/her own research. (S)He will also assist in the general tasks of the Center including workshops, seminars and lectures. Finally, the Fellow may teach one course in Digital Humanities in the Spring semester.

The Center for Digital Humanities is a collaboration between the College of Arts and Sciences and the Pius XII Memorial Library. It supports the disciplines of English, History, Philosophy, Modern and Classical Languages, Theological Studies as well as Library and Information Studies. The Center has a close connection to the Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, and also coordinates its activities with the Walter J Ong Center for Language Media and Culture. For the last four years, the Center's research focus has been pre-modern manuscript studies and is currently developing a number of image/text annotation systems. The Center welcomes candidates who are pursuing research in this or commensurate fields. In addition to the general research resources of the University, the Fellow will have access to a software developer should the research project require it. The Center will also provide some limited research and travel funds throughout the year.

Interested candidates must submit a cover letter, reference list and current curriculum vitae to successful candidate will hold PhD or equivalent in a humanities discipline by the time of the appointment. (S)He will also a record of publication in their field and at least 1 year experience in digital humanities research.

Saint Louis University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and encourages the nominations of and applications from women and minorities.

Recruiting Range

Commensurate with experience  

Keyword Phrases

  • Theological Studies
  • Post Doctoral Fellow
  • Embrace inclusion in diversity
  • Jesuit institution
  • Research University
  • Religion & Theology
Employment Type:Post-Doc and Graduate Assistants
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Post - Doctorate
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter