Squeeze Digitization Project Associate

at Institute for Advanced Study (view profile)
Location Princeton, New Jersey
Date Posted August 14, 2018
Category Academic
Job Type Part-time
Temporary/Term-Limited
Apply Here https://ias.synchr-recruit.com/job/80604/squeeze-digitization-project-associate

Description

We are seeking a focused and detail-oriented individual to assist with metadata gathering, scanning, file manipulation, and data input for a project that is digitizing our collection of epigraphic squeezes from the ancient Mediterranean. This project aims to make these resources available to the broader scholarly community through open access.

A successful applicant will be sufficiently competent in ancient Greek to read the text of the epigraphic squeezes, and in Latin to read major publications such as Inscriptiones Graecae; additionally, they will be familiar with digitization and imaging procedures, comfortable with manipulating images in Adobe Photoshop, and familiar with the file structure of Microsoft Windows.  THIS IS A ONE YEAR, PART TIME POSITION (15 - 20 HOURS PER WEEK).

The Institute for Advanced Study is an equal opportunity institution encouraging a diverse pool of applicants.  We believe in the inherent value of diversity and equal opportunity, recognizing that a truly diverse workforce will bring a wider array of perspectives, as well as more innovative and effective solutions, to the organization.   As a community dedicated to intellectual inquiry, we are resolutely committed to the values of diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Interested individuals should apply to the position at:   ias.synchr-recruit.com/job/80604/squeeze-digitization-project-associate , or mail to Human Resources, Institute for Advanced Study, 1 Einstein Drive, Princeton, NJ 08540

 

 

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