Associate Professorship in Digital Humanities (for 4 years)

To strengthen its Priority Area Digital Humanities, the Faculty of Humanities (University of Amsterdam) invites applications for an Associate Professor in Digital Humanities.

The candidate will bring a relevant and innovative research agenda in Digital Humanities and will be especially interested the development and application of digital methods in the humanities. Digital research corpora of literature, art, music and language are changing the humanities in a spectacular way, leading to new questions that seemed unanswerable until very recently. The Digital Humanities or e-Humanities transcend the individual humanities disciplines, and candidates will be at home in more than one discipline.

Deadline for applications: 1 August 2012.

For more information see:
http://www.uva.nl/vacatures/vacatures.cfm/C3066CFC-A9DF-412F-929FCDBAF1712491