Univ.-Prof. Dr. Tara L. Andrews

Professorin für Digital Humanities
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  • Zimmer: Nr. 01.94 (Philosophenstiege, 1. Stock) 
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  • Sprechstunde: Mi 14-15 h
  • E-Mail: tara.andrews@univie.ac.at

Academic Posts

  • Sep 2016–             — University Professor of Digital Humanities, Institut für Geschichte, Universität Wien
  • Aug 2013–Aug 2016 — Assistant Professor of Digital Humanities, Phil.-Hist. Fakultät, Universität Bern
  • Oct 2010–Jun 2013  — Post-doctoral researcher in Greek Studies, Faculteit Letteren, KU Leuven
  • Oct 2009–Sep 2010  — Departmental Lecturer in Byzantine History, History Faculty, University of Oxford
  • Oct 2008–Sept 2009 — Tutor in introductory Classical Armenian, Oriental Institute, University of Oxford


D.Phil. in Oriental Studies, Linacre College, University of Oxford — 2009
Supervisor: Professor Theo M. van Lint
Examiners: Dr Catherine Holmes (Oxford) and Prof. Bernard Coulie (UCLouvain)
Thesis: Prolegomena to the Critical Edition of the Chronicle of Matthew of Edessa, with a iscussion of Computer-Assisted Methods Used to Edit the Text
(available at: http://ora.ouls.ox.ac.uk/objects/uuid:67ea947c-e3fc-4363-a289-c345e61eb2eb)

M.Phil. in Byzantine Studies, University College, University of Oxford — 2005
Supervisors: Dr Timothy Greenwood and Prof. Elizabeth Jeffreys
Dissertation: An Investigation of the Chronology and Sources in Book 1 of the Chronicle of Matthew of Edessa

B.Sc. in Humanities and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA — 1999
Concentrations: History; electrical engineering and computer science

Funding Awarded

swissuniversities CUS-P2 Project funding, SCALE-UP, 2015 (as work package leader). SFr111,300.
SNF Project funding (Div I) grant 162736 “Das Kloster-Tagebuch des Einsiedler Paters
Joseph Dietrich, 1670-1704. Kommentierte Online-Edition", 2015 (as co-applicant). SFr499,413.
SNF Project funding (Div I) grant 159433 “The Chronicle of Matthew of Edessa Online",
2015. SFr476,979.
Scientific cooperation grant, École pratique des hautes études, 2015. €5000.
Small project award, European Association for Digital Humanities, 2013. €1400.