The fellow will be based organizationally in the Indiana University Libraries, and will also hold Affiliated Researcher status at the Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (CLACS) and within the School of Global and International Studies at Indiana University, and will work closely with librarians, technologists, faculty, and graduate students to further knowledge in data curation across various disciplines including but not limited to archeology, anthropology, ethnomusicology, folklore, history, linguistics, and literature with a special focus on audio/video content. The fellow will assist in identifying best practices and defining workflows to ensure a robust approach to data curation throughout the research lifecycle, and ultimately, will extend IU support for digital humanities in this broader geographic, multi-disciplinary space.
The fellow will initially focus on the data migration of the Archivo Mesoamericano (http://
Applications are due 30 December 2016.
Indiana University Libraries
Herman B Wells Library
1320 East 10th Street, Rm W501
Bloomington, Indiana 47405