CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: Web editor for the H-IDEAS network

The H-Ideas editors are seeking a qualified individual to join the H-Ideas editorial team as a web-editor.

H-ideas ( is in process of building an ambitious hub of online resources in the area of intellectual history and history of ideas, ranging from links to various departments/organizations in the field to e-texts and e-archives.

We are therefore looking for someone who, while working in the field of intellectual history/history of ideas broadly defined, has also proven experience in web-designing and site-building/developing.

Since H-Ideas is a virtual, international community of scholars, interested individuals from any nation are welcome to apply for the position. Likewise, interested individuals from any of the broad range of academic disciplines related to intellectual history or to the history of ideas are encouraged to apply.

This is an excellent opportunity for graduate and postgraduate students, as well as independent scholars and scholars at the beginning of their career to develop an important aspect of their CV/career profile.

Qualifications for the position are:

-applicants must hold an advanced degree or be Ph.D. candidates in the final stage of completing their graduate degree

-proven experience in web-designing and site-building

-strong English language skills (fluency in other languages is welcome)

-willingness and ability to make a two year commitment as web editor

H-NET requires individuals to undergo a two-day computer training program and to be approved by the H-NET Council before being certified as an H-NET editor. Serving as an H-NET editor is strictly voluntary, and involves no monetary or material remuneration. The H-Ideas editorial team operates democratically and by consensus, with each editor having an equal say in the decision-making process. As one of H-NET’s most diverse and international discussion groups, members of the H-Ideas editorial team enjoy close contact with scholars from around the world and from a broad range of academic disciplines.

Interested individuals should submit (via e-mail or as attached MS Word documents), a cover letter, a short resume/curriculum vita (listing their relevant academic and/or editorial experience) AND a list of links to sample sites they have created/maintained in the past to Costica Bradatan at:

[email protected]

The search will remain open until a qualified applicant has been selected.

The H-Ideas Editorial Team: Dr. Costica Bradatan Dr. Harald Braun Dr. Ray Haberski Dr. Neil Brody Miller