New Vacancy: KB Researcher-in-residence

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The Koninklijke Bibliotheek is looking for early career data scientist, social scientist, computer scientist, humanities scholar, or more simply put, a researcher working with or interested in our digital collections, such as the web archive, 100 million pages digitised text or ground-truth sets.

Summary of the vacancy:

  • Paid research opportunity
  • Two placements in 2021
  • All early career researchers eligible to work in the EU can apply (max. 5 years after PhD or in final phase of their PhD research)
  • 6 month projects for 0.5 fte
  • Output published on the KB Lab (
  • Support from research software engineer, advisor, and collection and data specialists
  • Office space in Den Haag in the Research department of the KB or via remote working
  • Deadline is 30 September 2020

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