CFP: Schoolarship in Cologne, Germany, 4 - 7 February 2020 (4 days)
COST Action ARKWORK CA15201 Training School 2020 - Call for Trainees Deadline for application: 15th November 2019
Theme: Methods of Digital Scholarship
Date & Location: Cologne, Germany, 4-7 February 2020 (4 days)
Local Host: Institute of Archaeology, University of Cologne, http://archaeologie.uni-koeln.de/
Venue: Cologne Digital Archaeology Laboratory, CoDArchLab, Institute of Archaeology, Kerpener Straße 30, 50931, Cologne (entrance from Weyertal St.)
About this Training School
The training school will acquaint participants with state-of-the-art methods and tools for digital scholarship. You will learn through lectures, practical classes, group work and discussion workshops how digital technologies facilitate, enhance and change scholarly practices and knowledge production. You will become familiar with established and emerging methods for data modelling, data mining and text analytics and you will get hands-on experience in working with linked open data, digital tools for reproducible research and platforms for sharing research and teaching resources. Furthermore, you will learn how to use network analysis, social media and virtual ethnography to advance your scholarly work and will reflect upon ethical and legal issues in digital research.
Some practical details
The duration of this Training School is four working days. Grants will be provided for accepted participants as a contribution to the travelling costs, accommodation (5-days) and subsistence during the Training School (450 EUR for those coming from Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg; 550 EUR for those coming from Austria, France, Switzerland and the Czech Republic; 700EUR for those coming from all other eligible countries). If participants, for any reason, are unable to attend all four days of the school, the grant will be reduced accordingly. There are no registration fees.
For more information on eligibility and how to apply visit: http://archaeologie.uni-koeln.de/digitalscholarship2020.html.
Deadline for applications: 15th November 2019