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Communications Fellowship for Social Media Manager

The Alliance of Digital Humanities Organizations (ADHO) seeks applicants for its 2016-2017 Communications fellowship. 
Working on a small team, the fellow will write news releases, blog posts, and announcements about ADHO, its constituent organizations, and the broader digital humanities community; monitor and update ADHO’s social media presence; maintain its website; help to develop and implement ADHO’s outreach strategy; and perform other communications-related responsibilities. The Communications fellow should anticipate spending approximately 3-4 hours per week on the position. The fellowship comes with a small annual stipend of 600 Euros. It is well-suited for graduate students who wish to develop deeper knowledge of digital humanities, contribute to an important digital humanities professional organization, and gain experience in social media and communications.
Application deadline: May 20, 2016
Questions? Contact ADHO’s Communications Committee Chair, Hannah Jacobs, at HannahLJ@gmail.com.

AAA is hiring an Asst. Manager of Databases and Web Services

If you know any good computer programmer types or you ARE one, that would like to make more money than most Anthropology Post-Docs, visiting and contingent faculty,including a benefits package, tell them about this job at the American Anthropological Association:

Job Description:

National Association located in Arlington has an excellent opportunity for a website and database professional.

Duties include web application and relational database development and maintenance; CMS, DB and web support; listserv administration; maintaining SOPs and documentation; and, training and assisting end users. Experience working for a membership association preferred.

Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field, or equivalent knowledge with three years of related professional experience. Requires proficiency in ColdFusion (including CFCs), HTML, JavaScript, jQuery, Ajax, CSS, MS SQL. Familiarity with a content management systems, PHP, WordPress and MySQL a plus. Familiarity with a variety of the field’s concepts, practices and procedures. Basic understanding of DNS, IIS, Dreamweaver, Photoshop, VPN. Strong oral and written communication skills. Ability to think strategically and multi-task. Demonstrated ability to handle complex tasks, formulate plans, and to carry out objectives; ability to interact effectively with individuals and meet stringent deadlines.

Must be flexible, have a good sense of humor, and be able to work with a small staff in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment. Excellent benefits package.

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