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Thursday, July 12, 2007

Direct the Columbia U Center for Digital Research and Scholarship

Columbia University is hiring a Director for its Center for Digital Research and Scholarship (no web site yet).  The online ad is undated (!) but was apparently posted in May 2007.  This is a great opportunity to advance OA on the ground:

...[T]he Center will advance the use of new media and digital technologies in research and scholarly communication activities with a focus on the following areas: scholarly databases, institutional repository, research data and cyber infrastructure, electronic scholarly publishing, scholarly communication policy and practice, web site development and design services, and video services....