Lectureship in Digital Humanities
University College Cork School of English and Digital Humanities

Lectureship in Digital Humanities x2, School of English & Digital Humanities, College of Arts, Celtic Studies & Social Sciences

Specific Purpose Whole-Time Posts
(Anticipated duration of 3 years)

UCC wishes to appoint two experienced academics to the roles of Lecturers in Digital Humanities, reporting to the Head of the Department of Digital Humanities.

These are posts with a full teaching schedule in our Masters Programmes – specifically the online MA in Digital Cultures. The persons appointed will hold a doctoral qualification, have research experience leading to publication, and sectoral experience. They should have demonstrated potential to collaborate in and contribute to one of the following areas of research interest: Digital Cultures, Digital Creation, Digital Curation, Digital Narratives, Digital Arts and Humanities, Digital Cultural Heritage, Research Data, and Digital Project Management, and be eager to teach all aspects of the Digital Humanities.
Our teaching is student-centred, research-based, blended and ‘flipped’, and particularly for these roles, online. Applicants must demonstrate:

• a proven track record in delivering innovative teaching and learning experiences in Digital Humanities across the breadth of the Digital Humanities discipline;
• experience of creation, design and delivery of Digital Humanities projects;
• experience of online teaching.

Please note that Garda vetting and/or an international police clearance check may form part of the selection process.

For an information package including full details of the post, selection criteria and application process see https://ore.ucc.ie/. The University, at its discretion, may undertake to make an additional appointment(s) from this competition following the conclusion of the process.

Informal enquiries can be made in confidence to Head of Department, Dr Orla Murphy on Email: o.murphy@ucc.ie Further information on the Department is available at http://www.ucc.ie/en/dah/

UCC is committed to creating and fully embracing an inclusive environment where diversity is celebrated. As a University we strive to create a workplace that reflects the diversity of our student population where people from a wide variety of backgrounds learn from one another, share ideas, and work collaboratively. UCC is committed to being an employer that recognises the value of diversity amongst its staff. We encourage applicants to consult our policies at https://www.ucc.ie/en/edi/policies/ and initiatives at https://www.ucc.ie/en/edi/implementation/ and we welcome applications from everyone, including those who are underrepresented in the protected characteristics set out in our Equal Opportunities & Diversity Policy.

Appointment may be made on the Lecturer Below the Bar Salary Scale: €35,248- €61,984 (Scale B)/ €37,158 - €58,981 (Scale A). Salary placement on appointment will be in accordance with public sector pay policy.

Applications must be submitted online via the University College Cork vacancy portal (https://ore.ucc.ie/). Queries relating to the online application process should be referred to recruitment@ucc.ie, quoting the job-title.

Candidates should apply, in confidence, before 12 noon (Irish Local Time) on Tuesday 7th December 2021.

No late applications will be accepted.


Please note that an appointment to posts advertised will be dependent on University approval, together with the terms of the employment control framework for the higher education sector

Contact Person : Dr Orla Murphy

Contact Email : o.murphy@ucc.ie

Job ID : 051212

Contact Number :

Close Date : 07-Dec-2021 12:00

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