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Basics of Project Management for Digital Humanities and Social Sciences

So, you want to do a DH project? In this session, I will outline DH project management best practices and introduce resources for researchers wanting to get started. As Digital Humanities is a highly interdisciplinary field, projects almost always involved experts across many different fields, departments, campuses, and sometimes countries. Planning how all these people will work together throughout the life of the project is crucial to its success. This session will include introductions to the many invaluable resources out there for researchers

This DH@UBC series of talks will be in partnership with the Library Research Commons Digital Scholarship series, and will cover the basics of how to get started with Digital Humanities at UBC. The series is aimed at those who are new to the University and who want to explore what DH can do for their research.

About the presenters:

Megan Meredith-Lobay is the Research Specialist for Humanities and Social Sciences at UBC Advanced Research Computing. In addition, Megan serves on the Compute Canada Humanities and Social Sciences National Team. She has worked at the University of Alberta where she supported research computing for the Faculty of Arts, and at the University of Oxford where she was the programme coordinator for Digital Social Research, an Economic and Social Research Council project to promote advanced ICT in Social Science research. Megan holds a PhD in archaeology and has a background in using GIS for exploring ritual early medieval landscapes.

Location Details

Location:
Both in-person (r. 584 Koerner Library) and online (via Zoom)

If you have any questions, concerns, or accessibility needs please email eka.grguric@ubc.ca.

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Registrants will receive the link 3 hours before the event, it is your choice whether you attend virtually or in person. Registration closes at the same time.
Date:
Wednesday, November 3, 2021
Time:
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Audience:
  All     Faculty     Graduate  
Categories:
  Digital Scholarship     Research Commons  
Presenter(s):
Megan Meredith-Lobay

Registration is required. There are 20 seats available.

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Presenter(s)

Megan Meredith-Lobay

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