The Office of Computing and Information Technology (CIT) at
Princeton University seeks two (2) individuals to work on the JSTOR
project, an effort to provide online, Web-based access to legacy journal
collections. Both positions will report to the Manager of Information
Access (IA). Information on JSTOR is available at:
Responsibilities: The specialists' prime responsbilities will be to
enhance the current JSTOR offerings and to assist in the replication of
the JSTOR database at Princeton. Areas of development include: enhanced
searching; enhanced user interface; performance enhancements; database
replication and database management. In addition, the specialists will
assist the Information Access group (IA) to develop and enhance
Princeton's World Wide Web offerings.
Qualifications: B.A, B.S. or extensive compensatory experience is
required. The successful candidate must have experience dealing with
textual material in electronic form, as well as computer graphics files
and formats. An in-depth knowledge of the Internet and the server and
client applications that make up the World Wide Web is required.
Knowledge and programming expertise on Unix, PC or Mac platforms is
highly desirable. Experience with OCR is desirable.
Application deadline : April 15. Applicants should send a resume and
letter of application (if possible, including a pointer to a URL that
illustrates the candidate's work with HTML and electronic text) to:
Bruce Finnie ([log in to unmask]), Computing & Information Technology,
87 Prospect Ave., Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544. Phone:
(609)258-3068. FAX: (609)258-3943.