Job Opening in Digital Humanities: Pelagios Community Manager


Community Manager, Pelagios Commons
Salary: £32,958 to £38,183
Closing Date: Friday 28 October 2016
Interview Date: Monday 14 November 2016
Reference: A1683
Pelagios Commonsan international collaboration dedicated to identifying and recording geographical references in historical documents, is seeking an active and engaged Community Manager to join its Investigative Team. The successful candidate will have everyday responsibility for working with the Pelagios Commons community and supporting the various Special Interest Groups. This includes a wide range of outreach activities, including managing the Commons website and forum, social media presence, offering expert guidance, producing general documentation, minuting meetings, and running and participating in international meetings, conferences and workshops. As a member of the Investigative Team, the candidate will also fully engage with the project's theoretical and technical development.
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For all inquiries, please email Leif Isaksen:
Shortlisted applicants will be invited to an interview by Skype in the week commencing 14 November.
Funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation until December 2017, Pelagios Commons is one of the largest and most successful Digital Humanities initiatives working in the field of Linked Open Data. More information is available at: