Job Opportunity: Canada Excellence Research Chair in Ocean and Maritime Studies, Memorial University

June 20, 2022


The Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences at Memorial University invites applications to the Canada Excellence Research Chairs Program with specialization in Cultural Heritage Knowledge Integration in Ocean and Maritime Studies. The Chair will be expected to create an externally funded research program, and provide expertise and leadership in the development of digital infrastructure and methods which foster the long lasting transformation of institutional archives into digital data stores offering new computational modes of access to extensive world-class archival holdings. The allocation to this non-renewable position is $500,000/year for 8 years for a total of $4M in Canadian dollars, with all funds available to the applicant for research activities.


Please visit the posting webpage for complete application requirements. Please email Cory W. Thorne at [email protected] with any questions.