University of East Anglia
Senior Lecturer/Reader in Digital Humanities
University of East Anglia – Faculty of Arts and Humanities
Salary: £49,149 to £56,950 per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed on: 21st August 2017
Closes: 21st September 2017
Job Ref: ATR1367
The Faculty of Arts and Humanities at UEA is seeking to appoint a Senior Lecturer/Reader in Digital Humanities. We are looking for an outstanding researcher with a strong track record of research funding and international standard publications to lead our UEA Digital Humanities incubator (UEADHi) and to establish an interdisciplinary research centre. In addition to the research portfolio, we seek candidates with a strong record of teaching and curriculum development along with leadership in the field of Digital Humanities through participation in professional bodies and networks.
The person appointed to this role will lead on strengthening the productive interdisciplinary connections across existing initiatives and partnerships within and between Schools and specialist resources including the East Anglia Film Archive, the British Archive of Contemporary Writing, the UEA Publishing Project and the Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, along with cognate postgraduate provision. The goal will be to establish a research centre in the Digital Humanities in the next five-year period.
This new post is available from 1 January 2018 on a full time, indefinite basis.