Speaker to Address ‘Promotion, Tenure, and Digital Scholarship’

Michigan State’s Dean Rehberger to speak at The College of Wooster on April 17

09 April 2014 by John Finn

WOOSTER, Ohio, — Dean Rehberger, director of MATRIX: Center for Digital Humanities and Social Sciences at Michigan State University, will present "Promotion, Tenure, and Digital Scholarship" on Thursday, April 17, at The College of Wooster. The presentation, which is free and open to the public, will be held in The Cube in Andrews Library (1140 Beall Ave.), beginning at noon.

Rehberger specializes in the development of online research applications and educational resources for the web as well as the use of high performance computing for the analysis of cultural heritage data and the development of best practices for cultural heritage preservation and exhibition. He has more than 15 years of experience coordinating complex, large scale, multi-partner projects, and he has run numerous faculty technology workshops. He has also given presentations for local, national, and international audiences. In addition he offers courses in the departments of Writing, Rhetoric, and American Cultures and History at Michigan State.

Rehberger's presentation is sponsored by the Office of the Dean for Faculty Development, The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, and the College of Wooster Libraries. Additional information is available by phone (330-263-2346) or e-mail.