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Humanist Archives: March 4, 2021, 8:42 a.m. Humanist 34.256 - visiting professorships (Ca’ Foscari, Venice)

				                  Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 34, No. 256.
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        Date: 2021-03-03 09:44:29+00:00
        From: Franz FISCHER 
        Subject: Fwd: 2 Visiting professorships in Venice: Digital & Public History, Digital Textual Scholarship

[Apologies for the loss of an earlier announcement.
Note the deadline! -- WM]

Call for expressions of interest
Visiting Professorship in Digital and Public History

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Location: Venice, Italy
Duration: From 6 to 9 months
Period: Academic year 2021/22 or first semester academic year 2022/23
Salary: Up to 42,000 euros (gross), depending on the duration of the stay
Hours: Full time
Submission deadline: *10 March 2021*
Notification: 1 April 2021

The Department of Humanities (DSU) of Ca’ Foscari University of Venice and
the Venice Centre for Digital and Public Humanities (VeDPH) invite
expressions of interest for the position of Visiting Professor in Digital
and Public History. The professorship will be awarded to an outstanding
candidate whose research interests align with the agenda of the VeDPH (
https://www.unive.it/vedph). The post is available from September 2021 to
December 2022 from a minimum of six months to a maximum of nine months.
More details: Evento: Visiting Professorships in Venice (Digital and Public
History, Digital Textual Scholarship) - Unive
). Informal enquiries can be made
to vedph@unive.it.

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS:
Candidates must have :
- the ability to teach effectively in English in a Master’s degree program;
- excellent research experience in the field of Digital and Public History;
- proven track-record of disciplinary and/or interdisciplinary
collaborations;
- excellent interpersonal, organizational, and problem-solving skills;
- scholarly visibility at an international level.

LANGUAGE:
An excellent level of written and oral English is required. Knowledge of
Italian or willingness to learn it (at a basic level) is not requested but
favourable. Teaching will be delivered in English.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
While she/he will work independently, the successful candidate will be
embedded within the existing group of scholars at VeDPH. She/he will teach
a 30-hour module related to Digital History and take care of all the
relevant assessments. The module will be part of the Master’s Program
(Laurea Magistrale) in Digital and Public Humanities of the DSU 
(https://www.unive.it/pag/38917/) and will be taught in English. In addition
to teaching, the successful candidate will be expected to carry out a
Digital and Public History-related research project and take part in all
the main activities of the VeDPH, such as meetings and seminars. She/he
will give a lecture related to her/his research interests and is encouraged
to organize a seminar or a workshop for colleagues and/or students. If
her/his period of professorship includes the summer, she/he will also teach
a class in the Venice Summer School for Digital and Public Humanities.

EXPRESSION OF INTEREST:
Candidates are asked to send an email to vedph@unive.it including the
following material (in English):
- cover letter (including the preferred dates of the stay);
- detailed CV (including list of publications and teaching experience);
- teaching proposal for a 30-hour module related to Digital History to be
taught within the Master’s Program in Digital and Public Humanities (max. 1
page);
- description of a research project (max. 2 pages).

Candidates should express their interest by the 10th of March 2021.

===!!!===

Call for expressions of interest

Visiting Professorship in Digital Textual Scholarship

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Location: Venice, Italy
Duration: From 6 to 9 months
Period: Academic year 2021/22 or first semester academic year 2022/23
Salary: Up to 42,000 euros (gross), depending on the duration of the stay
Hours: Full time
Submission deadline: *10 March 2021*
Notification: 1 April 2021

The Department of Humanities (DSU) of Ca’ Foscari University of Venice and
the Venice Centre for Digital and Public Humanities (VeDPH) invite
expressions of interest for the position of Visiting Professor in Digital
Textual Scholarship. The professorship will be awarded to an outstanding
candidate whose research interests align with the agenda of the VeDPH (
https://www.unive.it/vedph). The post is available from September 2021 to
December 2022 from a minimum of six months to a maximum of nine months.More
details: Evento: Visiting Professorships in Venice (Digital and Public
History, Digital Textual Scholarship) - Unive
). Informal enquiries can be made
to vedph@unive.it.

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS:
Candidates must have :
- the ability to teach effectively in English in a Master’s degree program;
- excellent research experience in the field of Digital Textual Scholarship;
- proven track-record of disciplinary and/or interdisciplinary
collaborations;
- excellent interpersonal, organizational, and problem-solving skills;
- scholarly visibility at an international level.

LANGUAGE:
An excellent level of written and oral English is required. Knowledge of
Italian or willingness to learn it (at a basic level) is not requested but
favourable. Teaching will be delivered in English.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
While she/he will work independently, the successful candidate will be
embedded within the existing group of scholars at VeDPH. She/he will teach
a 30-hour module related to Digital Textual Scholarship and take care of
the relevant assessments. The module will be part of the Master’s Program
(Laurea Magistrale) in Digital and Public Humanities of the DSU (
https://www.unive.it/pag/38917/) and will be taught in English. In addition
to teaching, the successful candidate will be expected to carry out a
research project in the field of Digital Textual Scholarship and take part
in the activities of the VeDPH, such as meetings and seminars. She/he will
give a lecture related to her/his research interests and is encouraged to
organize a seminar or a workshop for colleagues and/or students. If her/his
period of professorship includes the summer, she/he will also teach a class
in the Venice Summer School for Digital and Public Humanities.

EXPRESSION OF INTEREST:
Candidates are asked to send an email to vedph@unive.it including the
following material (in English):
- cover letter (including the preferred dates of the stay);
- detailed CV (including list of publications and teaching experience);
- teaching proposal for a 30-hour module related to Digital History to be
taught within the Master’s Program in Digital and Public Humanities (max. 1
page);
- description of a research project (max. 2 pages).

Candidates should express their interest by the 10th of March 2021.


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Franz Fischer
Direttore, Venice Centre for Digital & Public Humanities (VeDPH)
Dipartimento di Studi Umanistici
Università Ca' Foscari
Palazzo Malcanton Marcorà
Dorsoduro 3484/D - 30123 Venezia

Tel.: +39 041 234 6266 (ufficio), +39 041 234 9863 (segreteria del centro)
https://www.unive.it/vedph
https://www.i-d-e.de/
https://journal.digitalmedievalist.org/


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