Information on Applying

  • April 19th, 2024: Application due date extended to April 19th!
  • Applications are open only to SMU affiliates. The sessions will be May 13-16 (Monday-Thursday) 9-4:00. Participants must commit to the full experience, attending all in person events.
  • Applications received by April 15 will receive notification on April 22nd. Applications received after April 15 will be notified by April 26th.
  • May 13-16, 2024: DHRI @ SMU will be held in Ford Hall 124.
  • To see the schedule for May 13-16, 2024, click here.

    DHRI@SMU is happening in person this May! It will be the fifth iteration of DHRI @ SMU.We plan to offer a community oriented learning experience that will feature plenty of small group synchronous learning. If you have an interest in this program, please apply. Prior experience is not required. We seek participants from a diverse cross-section of SMU affiliates to ensure interdisciplinarity representation.

  • Go here for information on previous DHRIs
  • Go here for information on upcoming workshops at SMU
  • The application includes an short essay section. Please write no more than few paragraphs in response to each of the following prompts. Be sure to share information about your goals, interests, and needs. We use this information to tailor the experience

    • Describe your research interests. Help us understand what type of digital projects might appeal to you.
    • How will participating in DHRI benefit you personally, professionally, or pedagogically?
    • Give an example of a technical issue you've experienced, and how you handled this problem.
    • Provide examples of how you work collaboratively: What roles do you naturally assume when working in a group? What roles have you taken on to ensure success of a project? How would you describe your contribution to the group dynamics?

    Click here to submit an application.

    Send inquiries to Rafia Mirza, SMU Digital Scholarship Librarian and DHRI @ SMU Coordinator.

    Any person who requires a reasonable accommodation on the basis of a disability in order to participate in this program should contact Rafia Mirza at least one week prior to the event to arrange for the accommodation.