Univ.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Tara L Andrews

Professur für Digital Humanities an der Historisch-Kulturwissenschaftlichen Fakultät

Curriculum Vitae:

1999 Bachelor of Science in Humanities and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambrigde, USA
2005 Master of Philosophy (M.Phil) in Byzantine Studies, University College, University of Oxford, UK
2008-2009 Tutor in introductory Classical Armenian, Oriental Institute, University of Oxford, UK
2009 Doctor of Philosophy (D.Phil) in Oriental Studies, Linacre College, University of Oxford, UK
2009-2010 Departmental Lecturer in Byzantine History, History Faculty, University of Oxford, UK
2010-2013 Post-doctoral researcher in Greek Studies, Faculteit Letteren, KU Leuven, Belgium
2013-2016 Assistant Professor of Digital Humanities, Faculty of Humanities, University of Bern, Switzerland
since September 2016 Professor of Digital Humanities, Department of History, University of Vienna, Austria

Research Areas:

* Byzantine history of the middle period (in particular the tenth to twelfth centuries)
* Armenian history and historiography from the fifth to the twelfth centuries
* Application of computational analysis and digital methods to the fields of medieval history and philology
* 'Tree of Texts', an investigation project of the theory behind stemmatic analysis of classical and medieval manuscript texts