PhD Studentship – Heritage Consortium, from October 2016

The Heritage Consortium (Bradford, Hull, Huddersfield, Leeds Beckett, Northumbria, Sheffield Hallam and Teesside universities) invites high-quality proposals for up to 12 PhD studentships tenable for three years from 1 October 2016.

Applications are submitted to the Consortium. Successful candidates are admitted to the member university that has the most appropriate supervisory expertise, with specialist co-supervision provided by another consortium partner. All students undertake common cohort-based training in Heritage Research, and have access to facilities and research support at the other Consortium members and their network of heritage organisations.

The Consortium invites research proposals in and across the boundaries of the following subject areas, relating to Heritage:

  • Archaeology
  • Archives
  • Cultural History
  • Cultural Geography
  • Cultural Studies and Popular Culture
  • Economic and Social History
  • Heritage Management
  • Museum and Gallery Studies

Conditions here
Including multimedia archaeology at University of Huddersfield
https://soundsofstonehenge.wordpress.com/2015/12/11/12-funded-phd-opportunities-in-sound-music-or-multimedia-archaeology/

Closing date: 15 February 2016

Website here

Colloque – Eurographics 2016, Mai 2016, Lisbonne

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Du 9 au 13 mai 2016 aura lieu la 37e conférence de l’Association Européenne d’infographie numérique à Lisbonne.

Cette conférence concerne l’infographie numérique, depuis les techniques pour construire un mesh ou sur la reconstruction des surfaces jusqu’aux techniques photoréalistes, mais aussi l’animation 3D ou les simulations de phénomènes naturels.

La conférence se tiendra au FIL Conference Center, Parque das Nações.

Programme ici (prévisionnel pour l’instant)

Inscription ici (Early Bird se termine le 31 mars 2016)

Site internet ici

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From May, 9th to 13th 2016 will be held the 37th conference of the European Association for Computer Graphics at Lisbon.

This conference continues a series of conferences organized by the Eurographics Association covering the wide field of computer graphics, from applied geometry techniques of meshing and surface reconstruction to photorealistic techniques (e.g., path tracing), as well as computer animation and simulation of natural phenomena.

The venue of the 37th Eurographics conference will be held at FIL Conference Center, Parque das Nações, one mile away from the Lisbon airport, superbly located in the Parque das Nações, where the EXPO’98 took place, facing the riverfront of Lisbon.

Program here

Registration here (Early Bird ends March, 31st 2016)

Website here

Workshop – The 2nd Open Knowledge-Open Arts Workshop, février, Catania

The 2nd Open Knowledge-Open Arts Workshop est un atelier informel sur les données open source, l’open data et le patrimoine culturel.

Les thèmes principaux de la conférence sont :

  • Open Data in Archaeology: prospective, possibilities and applications (Manifesto, platforms, portals, formats, …);
  • Sharing and interaction between geographical open data and cultural heritage (for example with Web Gis);
  • Legal aspects about the definition of “sensitive data” applied on cultural heritage;
  • Creative works and intellectual property (thesis, research and publication);
  • Kknowledge management about cultural heritage in Education: from the classroom to the public space;
  • Lifelong learning strategies and practices concerning cultural heritage in the digital domain;
  • Any other topic inherent Open Data.

Date limite de l’appel à contribution : 22 décembre 2015, soumettre votre résumé ici

Date limite d’inscription pour la participation au workshop : 31 janvier 2016

Site internet ici

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Open Knowledge – Open Arts is an informal workshop about open data, open source and cultural heritage.

The main themes of the conference are:

  • Open Data in Archaeology: prospective, possibilities and applications (Manifesto, platforms, portals, formats, …);
  • Sharing and interaction between geographical open data and cultural heritage (for example with Web Gis);
  • Legal aspects about the definition of “sensitive data” applied on cultural heritage;
  • Creative works and intellectual property (thesis, research and publication);
  • Kknowledge management about cultural heritage in Education: from the classroom to the public space;
  • Lifelong learning strategies and practices concerning cultural heritage in the digital domain;
  • Any other topic inherent Open Data.

Deadline for submission of abstracts: 22/12/2015, submit here

Deadline for on – line registration for #OKOA16: 31/01/2016

Website here

Full Time Marie Curie Early Stage Researcher Position (ESR) – CYPRUS UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY (CUT)

Cyprus University of Technology (CUT), Department of Electrical and Computer Enginnering and Informatics is offering a full Time Marie Curie Early Stage Researcher Position (ESR) in the field of New techniques for data storage and archiving of massive and complex amounts of 2D/3D/4D Cultural assets.
Applications are invited from candidates who possess the necessary qualifications in order to fill one full time Marie Curie Early Stage Researcher (ESR) Fellow Position in the Digital Heritage Research Lab of the Cyprus University of Technology (CUT)
in the research fields of 2D/3D/4D Digitalization (automated methodologies for 2D and 3D data acquisition: photogrammetry, Laser Scanning, depth camera sensors, SfM etc.), Computer Vision (Image processing, geometric invariant visual features,
data-preprocessing/filtering, Pattern recognition), Computer Graphics (modeling), Metadata enrichment for tangible and intangible Cultural Heritage, Big Data
and Cloud Computing applications.
The selected Marie Curie ESR will work for 19 months within the ITN-Digital Cultural Heritage (ITN-DCH) Marie Curie ITN Programme which, is the only EU funded programme bringing together fourteen (14) leading European Institutions as full partners and nine (9) other as associated partners in a transnational network, aiming at implementing a multidisciplinary and intersectorial research and training programme between the academic and the industrial partners.
The Applicant should:
1.Have completed at least a four or five year education cycle (e.g. Diploma in
Engineering, Master’s Degree etc) from a recognized university in Geomatics, Computer-/ Electrical Engineering Computer Science and/or Surveying Engineering with less than four (4) years of continuous full-time research experience in the above fields, with excellent programming skills and very good language and communication /
implementation skills
2.At the time of recruitment, not have resided (or carried out his/her main activity e.g.
work, studies, etc.) in Cyprus, for more than 12 months in the last 3 years
immediately prior to the reference recruitment date.
3.Excellent knowledge of the English language at a proficiency level (spoken and written)
Applicants are requested to send their applications electronically to this email address
marinos.ioannides@cut.ac.cy before the deadline of 15th of January 2016,14:00, however, please note that the electronic submission alone will not be considered
as a formal application unless the printed application is received as requested in the previous paragraph.
For further information please contact Dr. Marinos Ioannides at email
marinos.ioannides@cut.ac.cy and telephone number +357-25-002020.
Start of the fellowship: 1st February 2016
Offer here
Website here

Postgraduate Scholarship – UCD Centre for Experimental Archaeology, School of Archaeology, University College Dublin

Are you interested in applying to do a PhD at the UCD Centre for Experimental Archaeology, School of Archaeology, University College Dublin, Ireland?

The Irish Research Council’s Postgraduate scholarships offer 4-year PhD scholarships, including fees and a student stipend and call for applications is now open.

The Government of Ireland Postgraduate Scholarship Scheme offers scholarships for suitably qualified individuals to pursue a Research Masters or a PhD (either traditional or structured) in any discipline at an eligible HEI within Ireland. The Council does not fund taught Masters.

In addition, a number of targeted Scholarships are offered in collaboration with our strategic funding partners. Applicants may only apply for one Scholarship and should carefully consider which Scholarship to apply for. Full descriptions of each of the Strategic Funding Partner scholarships can be found in the Appendices of the Scheme Terms & Conditions.

Website here with all explanations

If you are interested in studying at the Centre for Experimental Archaeology and would like advice on projects and supervisors, email us at experimental.archaeology@ucd.ie