This paper outlines a practical framework for capacity building to develop institutional digital humanities support for IT staff, librarians, administrators, and faculty with administrative responsibilities.
BiographyMegan Meredith-Lobay is the digital humanities and social sciences analyst for ARC at UBC. In addition, Megan serves on the Compute Canada Digital Humanities and Software Carpentry National Teams as well as the Educause Center for Analysis and Research / Centre for Networked Information Digital Humanites Working Group. She holds a PhD from the University of Cambridge in medieval archaeology where she used a variety of computing resources to investigate ritual landscapes in Late Iron Age Scotland. Megan 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. Most recently, Megan coordinated the Research Ethics Board at Kwantlen Polytechnic University in Surrey.
ECAR/CNI Digital Humanities Working Group