Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Project Scientist (Step III) in Digital Humanities for AY 2020-21 University of California Los Angeles
Requisition Number: JPF05462
The Digital Humanities Program at UCLA seeks applications for a 50% Project Scientist Step III position for the 2020-2021 academic year. The Project Scientist is responsible for architecting and writing code for faculty- and student-led digital projects in the humanities, arts, and humanistic social sciences. The Project Scientist is part of UCLA's Digital Research Consortium (http://drc.ucla.edu) and provides technical expertise to collaborative research projects. This includes three primary areas: programming, computational methods, and digital humanities research in fields such as text-mining, mapping, data modeling, and data visualization.
Requirements: Ph.D. in hand, preferably from a field in the Humanities; technical proficiency in digital humanities methods and tools; and experience developing digital projects. Candidates should provide a letter of application, CV, links to at least two projects developed, and names/contact information for three references.
More information about the Digital Humanities Program and teaching opportunities within the program can be found at: http://dh.ucla.edu.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy visit: http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy, https://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/DiscHarassAffirmAction
UCLA is known worldwide for the breadth and quality of its academic, research, health care, cultural, continuing education and athletic programs. UCLA offers undergraduate degrees in more than 127 majors and graduate degrees in 198 program areas. UCLA has 11 highly regarded professional schools. Eight are ranked among the nation's top 15 in their field by U.S. News & World Report. UCLA is consistently among the most popular campus in the nation for undergraduate applicants. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Benefits:UCLA offers a comprehensive benefits package, including an average of three weeks' vacation per year; an average of 12 days per year sick leave; 13 paid holidays per year; health, dental and optical benefits; life insurance; disability insurance; the University of California Retirement Plan with 5 year vesting and various voluntary UC Savings Plans. There are also special programs and privileges available, such as accessibility to cultural and recreational programs, athletic events, and the University Credit Union.