George Mason University, History and Art History
Director, Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Virginia, United States|
George Mason University seeks a Director to lead its Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media (http://chnm.gmu.edu). RRCHNM is approaching its twentieth anniversary as a leading digital humanities institution that seeks to democratize access to history, educate using digital media and technology, and transform research methods for the twenty-first century. The Director's responsibilities include: providing an overall vision of innovation for the Center; articulating this vision to multiple audiences; raising substantial project funds and the Center's endowment; handling administrative duties related to budgeting and personnel; and launching major new initiatives. The Director will work closely with the senior staff in the Center's three divisions: Education, Public Projects, and Research. Candidates should have a strong record of digital innovation, managerial experience, and grant-getting. It is expected that this hire will be made at the senior level (Full or advanced Associate). This position will start in the Fall of 2013.
George Mason University is a public research university located 14 miles from Washington, D.C., with approximately 30,000 students. Global education and research are a fundamental part of the university's mission to serve its diverse and international student body. RRCHNM is part of the Department of History and Art History, which has the largest M.A. program in the country and a nationally ranked Ph.D. program.
For full consideration, please apply for position number F7927Z at http://jobs.gmu.edu/. Complete the online faculty application and upload a letter of interest, CV, and a list of at least three references. Review of applications will begin on April 4, 2013, and continue until the position is filled.
|Primary Category:||Digital Humanities