Digital Curation and Management

Join the first master’s degree program in the United States focused on Digital Curation.

Gain the skills and credentials to launch a new career and become a leader in the emerging field of digital data management. Organizations are challenged with how to utilize, leverage and preserve their vast digital assets. They need curated data and experts to manage this vital content.

Prepare for a variety of professional roles, including:

  • Head of Research Engagement
  • Data Scientist
  • Director of Analytics
  • Data Steward
  • Global Insights Manager
  • Manager of Advanced Analytics
  • Data Manager
  • Lead Data Curator
  • Digital Collections Manager
  • Digital Preservation Project Manager
  • Director of Digital Services
  • Chief Archivist
  • Digital Assets Manager
  • Digital Content Coordinator
  • Digital Archivist
  • Scientific Content Curator

This program will prepare a workforce that will be able to curate digital content:

  • Across its lifecycle
  • Across institutional settings
  • Across societal sectors
  • Across formats
  • Across data types and subject content

For more information, email SILS Alumni Distinguished Professor and Program Director Helen Tibbo at tibbo@ils.unc.edu or visit http://digitalcuration.web.unc.edu/.