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Humanist Archives: Aug. 29, 2019, 6:05 a.m. Humanist 33.217 - tenure-track professorship, DH & German

                  Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 33, No. 217.
            Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
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        Date: 2019-08-28 19:42:08+00:00
        From: Katherine Arens 
        Subject: Tenure Track Position at UT Austin Germanic Studies

Full information at : https://apply.interfolio.com/67343

This position is by definition interdisciplinary; the Department is
looking for a person who deals not only with digital tools, but also
with their transformational effects on how we teach and research our
specializations in German Studies.

If you need more information, please contact the head of the search
committee, Dr. Marc Pierce, at mpierc@austin.utexas.edu

Please disseminate widely to appropriate candidates and networks. !!!*

Many thanks for your help.

Katherine Arens
Dept of Germanic Studies, UT Austin


Assistant or Associate Professor Digital Learning
The Department of Germanic Studies at the University of Texas at Austin
invites applications for a position in Digital Learning with a focus on
Language and Literacy Studies (rank: assistant professor or associate
professor). The successful candidate will maintain an active research
and publication program related to a specialization such as teaching and
learning language and culture in digital environments; education policy;
the design, compilation, and evaluation of digital corpora; assessment;
digital literacy; and transdisciplinary digital tools and techniques
such as analytics, metadata, multimodality, and visualization. The
successful candidate will also demonstrate commitment to both
undergraduate and graduate education, including as a mentor, research
supervisor, and curriculum developer.


Applicants must hold a Ph.D. (by August 15, 2020). in either Germanic
Studies or a relevant field such as Education, Digital Humanities, and
Second Language Acquisition and provide evidence of: native or
near-native command of the German language, excellent teaching (in both
German and English), an established publication record, the ability to
design and disseminate digital, multimodal resources and tools for
language learning and the study of culture, the potential to supervise
and mentor teaching assistants at a large research university with an
increasingly diverse student body, the ability to plan, implement, and
evaluate curricular reform/revision, the ability to engage in
departmental assessment activities, the ability to supervise theses and
dissertations on topics in digital multiliteracies, including corpus
design and research design, and broad engagement in the life of a

Katherine Arens
Office Phones: (512) 232-6363
Dept. Phone: (512) 471-4123
Dept. of Germanic Studies
FAX (512) 471-4025
2505 University Ave, C3300 Bldg.
Location:  Burdine 336
University of Texas at Austin
Office:  Burdine 320
Austin, TX  78712-1802

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