11.0505 job at the AHDS (London)

Humanist Discussion Group (humanist@kcl.ac.uk)
Sun, 11 Jan 1998 20:43:29 +0000 (GMT)

Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 11, No. 505.
Centre for Computing in the Humanities, King's College London

Date: Wed, 07 Jan 1998 19:28:58 +0000
From: Julie Wilson <julie.c.wilson@ahds.ac.uk>
Subject: For Moderation - Job Opportunity at the AHDS

Information, Training and Research Officer
Arts and Humanities Data Service (AHDS) Executive

The AHDS is a distributed service which collects, manages, and
encourages re-use of high-quality digital information which results
from or supports humanities research and teaching. Its Executive,
based at King's College London, seeks and ITRO to promote information
about and encourage widespread use of arts and humanities data
resources and services, and to contribute to research undertaken by
the AHDS Executive into the creation, management, and use of
scholarly digital collections.

The ideal candidate will be a graduate with an arts degree and at
least two years' experience developing and supporting the use of
digital collections in a university, library, or cultural heritage
organisation. S/he will possess excellent presentation, research,
and writing skills and have experience developing and delivering
relevant informational and instructional materials. Competence in
Web authoring and in the normal range of office and network software
will be essential, as will an abilaity to integrate into a small,
friendly, and energetic team working closely to tight deadlines .
Secondment arrangements will be considered.

The post is available until 31 July 1999 and the appointment will be
made on the Academic Related Grade 2 or 3 salary scale dependent on
experience (currently 19740-24,919 or 25,825-30,119)
respective.y, inclusive of 3,134 per annum London allowance).
Holidays will be 25 days per year, plus public holidays and six
further days when the College is closed.

For further details and an application form please send a large
self-addressed envelope t0:

Elaine Farndale
Personnel Department
King's College London
Waterloo Bridge House
57 Waterloo Road
email: elaine.farndale@kcl.ac.uk

or for further information look at the AHDS website

Julie Wilson
AHDS Project Manager


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