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The Itinerant Postdoc

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[This is a guest post by Adrianne Wadewitz, a Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow at the Center for Digital Learning + Research at Occidental College. You can visit her home page and follow her on Twitter at @wadewitz.--@jbj]

In previous posts in this series, I have discussed a day in the life of a digital humanities postdoc, digital scholarship at a liberal arts college, and the invisibility of digital work. In this last post, I would like to discuss the time management and life choices involved in a p…

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Making Digital Collaboration Visible

Tenure[This is a guest post by Adrianne Wadewitz, a Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow at the Center for Digital Learning + Research at Occidental College. Find out more at her homepage and follow her on Twitter at @wadewitz.--@JBJ]

In my first two posts in this series, I described a day in the life of digital humanities postdoc at a liberal arts college and digital scholarship in the liberal arts tradition. In this post, I will explore the question of how one develops as a scholar and a professional academic…

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Digital Scholarship in the Liberal Arts Tradition

circuit pen[Adrianne Wadewitz is a Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow at the Center for Digital Learning + Research at Occidental College. You can find her online and follow her on Twitter at @wadewitz.--JBJ]

In the first post in this series, I explored “a day in the life of a post doc” at a liberal arts college, and now I would like to expand that to think about what it means to have a digital scholarship center at such an institution. Three years ago, Occidental College received a Mellon grant to examine the pos…

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A Day in the Life of a Digital Humanities Postdoc

Computer Technology Fortune[This is a guest post by Adrianne Wadewitz, a Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow at the Center for Digital Learning + Research at Occidental College. You can find her online here and follow her on Twitter at @wadewitz.--@jbj]

Here are some representative highlights from a recent Monday’s schedule:

Monday, October 1

  • Plan and teach class on Walter Benjamin’s “The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction”
  • Work on article about teaching with Wikipedia
  • Present an hour-long demonstration of Eightee…