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SKILLNET – Sharing Knowledge in Learned and Literary Networks


Data Manager (it is no longer possible to apply)

The SKILLNET project seeks to appoint as soon as possible a data manager. We are looking for someone who is available for 2 or perhaps 3 days a week, to assist 2 postdocs and 2 PhD student in transforming paper data into Excel sheets and in cleaning up proper names and place names by basic research into historical sources, but also with the help of OpenRefine. The contract would be for 2, perhaps 3 days a week, until the end of the project, i.e. July 2022.

Do you have affinity with historical names and do you want to gain experience in prosopographical data sets from the 16th, 17th and 18th centuries? Please send an email in which you outline your motivation, accompanied with a 1 page CV to r.o.buning@uu.nl, with the word ‘data manager’ in the subheading.