Call Researcher-In-Residence program 2018 online

Call Researcher-In-Residence program 2018 online

We are happy to announce that we opened the call for submissions (offline: archived text) for our researcher-in-residence-program 2018.  This program offers a unique chance to early career researchers to work in the library with the Digital Humanities team and KB data. In return, we learn how researchers use the data of the KB. 

This year we invite academic researchers with a background in Humanities, Social Sciences, Computer Science or Artificial Intelligence to apply for one of the two following tracks:

  1. an ‘open track’ in which we will address your Humanities or Social Sciences research question in a 6 month project using the digital collections of the KB and computational techniques.
  2. An ‘information extraction track’ in which we invite Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence as well as Social Sciences and Humanities scholars to use or collaborate in our ongoing research on extracting structured data from our extensive collections of unstructured text.

For both tracks you will be assisted by one of our research software engineers.
The output of the project will be incorporated in the experimental platform of the KB, the KB Lab and is ideally beneficial for a larger (scholarly) community.

All details on the call, a FAQ, terms & conditions and an overview of previous researcher-in-residence projects can be found at https://www.kb.nl/organisatie/vacatures-en-stages/researcher-in-residence-2018.

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