Tibetan Content Specialist
Working Title: Tibetan Content Specialist
Position Type: Hourly Wage
Department: Department of Religious Studies
Posting Date: 11-20-2017
The University of Virginia's Tibet Center seeks applicants for a Tibetan Content Specialist. This position will be part of a larger collaborative team responsible for the creation and indexing of online digital humanities content. The successful candidate will have knowledge of Tibetan language, and a Master's in Tibetan Studies or related discipline or an equivalent combination of education and experience is required. A Ph.D in Tibetan Studies or related discipline is preferred.
UVA's Tibet Center was established in 2008 to promote an integrated model of knowledge and practice consisting of study programs, research initiatives, library collections, collaborative scholarly initiatives, and engaged social programs hosted by the University of Virginia.
Applicants must submit a staff application through Jobs@UVa (https://jobs.virginia.edu), search on posting number 0622185, and electronically attach the following: a cover letter; resume; and contact information for three references.
This is a wage position which is not eligible for leave or other benefits and is limited to 1500 hours of work in a year. For more information, refer to the Wage Employment link: https://policy.itc.virginia.edu/policy/policydisplay?id=HRM-029
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Strong knowledge of at least one Tibetan dialect; Ability to perform detailed work using computers; and an
understanding of working in a University environment.
E-mail a Friend: jobs.virginia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=83318