13.0242 job: systems developer, Humanities Hub

Humanist Discussion Group (humanist@kcl.ac.uk)
Tue, 19 Oct 1999 21:43:31 +0100 (BST)

Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 13, No. 242.
Centre for Computing in the Humanities, King's College London

Date: Tue, 19 Oct 1999 21:15:25 +0100
From: Michael Fraser <mike.fraser@computing-services.oxford.ac.uk>
Subject: Systems Developer, Humanities Hub

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Humbul Humanities Hub, Humanities Computing Unit

Title: Systems Developer
Grade: RS1A #16,286 - #24,479

The Humanities Computing Unit brings together prestigious local, national
and international projects which include the award-winning Virtual Seminars
for Teaching Literature project, the Oxford Text Archive, and the CTI Centre
for Textual Studies. Information about the HCU is available at

The Humanities Computing Unit has recently been awarded JISC funding to
develop the Humanities Hub for the new Resource Discovery Network. The Hub
will provide Web access to quality Internet resources for teaching and
research in the humanities (see http://www.humbul.ac.uk).

We are urgently seeking a Systems Developer who will be responsible for the
development of the Hub's substantial Web-based database system and to
investigate the latest tools and techniques for delivering online databases
and resource discovery.

The post requires a graduate with practical experience in the development of
database systems delivered via the Web, knowledge of advanced HTML and CGI
scripting. Good communication and organisational skills are essential. The
Systems Developer will work as part of a small team and will be encouraged
to participate in the overall development of this national service.

This post is offered as a three-year contract in the first instance.

To apply, please obtain further details and an application form from Mrs
Nicky Tomlin, Oxford University Computing Services, 13 Banbury Road, Oxford
OX2 6NN. (Tel: 01865-273230, email: nicky.tomlin@oucs.ox.ac.uk.) Further
details are also available via http://www.humbul.ac.uk/recruit.html

Completed applications must be received by 4.00 pm on 29 October 1999.
Interviews will be held during week commencing 8 November 1999.

Dr Michael Fraser Email: mike.fraser@oucs.ox.ac.uk
Head of Humbul/ Fax: +44 1865 273 275
Deputy Director, CTI Textual Studies Tel: +44 1865 283 343
Humanities Computing Unit, OUCS
University of Oxford
13 Banbury Road http://www.humbul.ac.uk/
Oxford OX2 6NN http://info.ox.ac.uk/ctitext/

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