Editor of Publications
|Location:||Massachusetts, United States|
The Colonial Society of Massachusetts is seeking to hire a new Editor of Publications. Founded in 1892, the Colonial Society's central mission is to publish authoritative editions of a diverse array of documents and other resources, in both print and digital forms, related to the early history of Massachusetts from colonization to c. 1830. The Editor of Publications has an important role in many aspects of the Society's activities, including the printing of its Collections, preparing born-digital resources, conferencing, outreach, and reporting to the Society's governing committees. This is a contractual part-time position, on average ten hours per week, with the possibility for expansion. Competitive starting salary, commensurate with experience. A fuller description is available at colonialsociety.org. Applicants should have a post-graduate degree, preferably a Ph.D., in a field to which the early history of Massachusetts or New England is integral. Training or practical experience in digital humanities and/or historical editing strongly desired.
Interested candidates should send a cover letter, a c.v., a brief example of relevant work, and the names of and contact information for three references by Oct. 15, 2021 to firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Primary Category:||American History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||Atlantic History / Studies