ACENET seeks a Research Consultant specializing in Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS) at St.
Francis Xavier University (StFX) in Antigonish, NS.
This is a research support position, reporting to ACENET’s Chief Technology Officer. It is a full-time
(37.5 hours/week) position with no end date, but subject to external funding. Salary is
commensurate with experience.
This position requires a motivated self-starter and relationship-builder who will work with social
scientists and humanists in Atlantic Canada and nationally to provide training, computing expertise,
resource navigation, and connections with computing subject matter experts to address their
research computing needs.
This position requires extensive contact with faculty, staff, students, and external stakeholders. It
works closely with other Research Consultants and Systems Administrators at ACENET. It also works
closely with the Canada Research Chair in Digital Humanities and New Media at StFX to develop the
digital HSS training and support network in Atlantic Canada. This position plays a leadership role
with the Humanities & Social Sciences national team, coordinated with the Digital Research Alliance
of Canada (the Alliance), to design and execute programs focused on equitable and consistent
support to the HSS community nationally.
For more information, including expected duties, ideal background and skills, as well as how to submit an application, see the link below: