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CFP: The Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy, Issue 24 (General Issue) (Manuscripts due 12/01/23)

September 21, 2023

The Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy (JITP) seeks scholarly work at the intersection of technology with teaching, learning, and research with particular interest in contributions that creatively take advantage of the affordances of digital platforms and critique their limitations. Besides scholarly papers, submissions can consist of audio or visual presentations and interviews, dialogues, or conversations; creative/artistic works; manifestos; or other scholarly materials, including work that addresses the labor and care considerations of academic technology projects. Full manuscripts are due by December 1, 2023.

Job Listing: Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) in Digital Humanities at the University of Illinois (No application deadline)

September 21, 2023

The Department of English at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor in Digital Humanities. The successful applicant will hold a PhD or equivalent degree in English or American literature, Writing Studies, or another academic area recognized as contributing to the interdisciplinary field of Digital Humanities, with a preference for candidates also studying BIPOC communities, generative AI, and/or book history or print culture.

Job Listing: Preservation Digital Imaging Librarian at Yale University Library (No application deadline)

September 21, 2023

Yale University Library is seeking a Preservation Digital Imaging Librarian who will manage a suite of imaging services designed to meet the Library’s preservation goals and increase online access to collections. The role oversees services that include both inhouse scanning and digital photography, and work accomplished through commercial vendors.

Job Listing: Text Mining Specialist at Northeastern University Library (No application deadline)

September 21, 2023

Northeastern University Library is seeking a Text Mining Specialist to lead and grow the library’s suite of programming and services related to web scraping and text analysis. This job listing does not state an application deadline, but first consideration will be given to candidates who apply by October 10, 2023.

Virtual Talk (Free): Empowering Privacy-Centered Practices for Diverse Communities (09/27/23)

September 21, 2023

Indiana University Libraries are hosting a virtual talk in Empowering Privacy-Centered Practices for Diverse Communities. Through meaningful discussions and knowledge exchange, this presentation aims to raise awareness about the critical importance of privacy and security tools within diverse communities, inspiring a privacy-centered mindset and approach among libraries and professionals. The virtual talk is scheduled for September 27, 2023 at 12:00 PM ET.

Webinar (Free): Python Study Group Launch and Information Session (10/18/23)

September 21, 2023

The BitCurator Consortium (BCC) and Digital Preservation Coalition (DPC) are offering a virtual information session in preparation for the launch of their Python Study Group beginning in January 2024. The Python Study Group will offer a regular and effective training program and community of learning focused on the development of Python scripting and coding skills. The informational webinar is scheduled for October 18, 2023 at 2:00 PM UTC.

CFP: Digital Justice Seed and Development Grants (Proposals due 12/15/23)

September 21, 2023

The American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) invites applications for its Digital Justice Grants Program which provides resources for projects at various stages of development that diversify the digital domain, advance justice and equity in digital scholarly practice, and/or contribute to public understanding of racial and social justice issues. Proposals are due by December 15, 2023.

CFP: Remote Fellowships (2024) for Latin American Digital Scholarship (Proposals due 11/03/23)

September 20, 2023

The Digital Scholarship Office at LLILAS Benson Latin American Studies and Collections (University of Texas at Austin) offers 6 to 8 remote fellowships each year that provide up to a $3,000 stipend for students and scholars regardless of institutional affiliation. Fellows must undertake remote research or teaching projects in Latin American, U.S. Latine, African Diaspora, and/or Indigenous Studies using data, born-digital sources, or the Benson Latin American Collection’s digitized holdings and digital methods/platforms. Proposals are due by November 3, 2023.

Virtual Talk (Free): Dr. Eric Vaz for the Digital Scholarship Speaker Series at the University of Alberta (09/26/23)

September 14, 2023

The Digital Scholarship Centre at the University of Alberta is hosting Dr. Eric Vaz to share his research methods on Mars terraforming. Dr. Vaz devised a GIS framework, which located Mars-like areas on Earth, to analyze and identify plants with the most likelihood of surviving, growing, and reproducing on the Red Planet. The virtual talk is scheduled for September 26, 2023 from 12:00 to 1:00 PM MT.

Virtual Course: Text and Data Mining (Thursdays, 10/12/23 – 12/07/23)

September 14, 2023

The National Information Standards Organization is offering a virtual training series on Text and Data Mining. By the end of the course, participants will demonstrate a solid understanding of text and data mining concepts, proficiency in using Python for text and data mining tasks, and ability to apply text and data mining skills to real-world library applications and case studies. Virtual classes are scheduled on Thursdays from October 12 to December 7, 2023 from 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM EDT.

Virtual Talk (Free): Data Advocacy for All, “Teaching Cultural Analysis of Datasets” (09/21/23)

September 14, 2023

The University of Colorado (UC) Bolder and UC Denver are hosting Dr. Lindsay Poirier as part of their Data Advocacy for All Data Series. Dr. Poirier’s public talk “Teaching Cultural Analysis of Datasets” will outline a series of pedagogical approaches to teaching cultural analysis of datasets. The virtual talk is scheduled for September 21, 2023 from 12:30 to 1:30 PM MST.

Webinar (MLA Membership Required): Grant Writing and Project Development in the Humanities (09/27/23)

September 14, 2023

The Modern Language Association (MLA) is hosting a Professional Development webinar to provide information about grant and fellowship opportunities in the Humanities and introduces the practice of grant writing as an integral part of project development. An MLA Membership is required to attend the webinar. The webinar is scheduled for September 27, 2023 from 2:00 to 3:00 PM ET.

TAMU Event (Webinar): RESI Interdisciplinary Faculty Seed Grant (Scheduled for 09/20/23)

September 14, 2023

The Race and Ethnic Studies Institute (RESI) is hosting a webinar to give an overview of their Interdisciplinary Faculty Seed Grant to discuss the application process, eligibility requirements, and funding distribution. All faculty from Texas A&M University are invited to attend. The webinar is scheduled for September 20, 2023 from 12:30 to 1:00 PM.

CFP: International Symposium on Digital Editing & Publishing 2024 (Proposals due 12/01/23)

September 14, 2023

The C21 Editions project invites scholars, editors, publishers, technologists, librarians, and all stakeholders to contribute to the International Symposium on Digital Editing & Publishing 2024, a conference dedicated to shaping the future of digital scholarly editing and publishing. Symposium proceedings will be published by the Digital Humanities Institute, University of Sheffield. Proposals are due by December 1, 2023. The conference is scheduled for June 6-7, 2024 at University College Cork in Ireland.

Job Listing: Curriculum Specialist and Faculty Liaison for the Summer Educational Institute for Digital Stewardship of Visual Information (No application deadline)

September 14, 2023

The Summer Educational Institute for Digital Stewardship of Visual Information (SEI) Implementation Team is actively recruiting applicants for a Curriculum Specialist and Faculty Liaison, a one-year term position that is renewable for up to three years. Curriculum Specialist and Faculty Liaisons work to recruit and support SEI faculty as well as weigh in on emerging trends in the field to make curriculum recommendations.