Toma Tasovac is Director of the Belgrade Center for Digital Humanities (BCDH) and Director of the pan-European Digital Research Infrastructure for the Arts and Humanities (DARIAH). With an academic background in Comparative Literature and degrees from Harvard, Princeton, and Trinity College Dublin, Toma’s areas of scholarly expertise include historical lexicography and the development of language resources, data modeling, digital editions, and research infrastructures. He is the co-creator of TEI Lex-0: a baseline encoding format for lexicographic data, which has received the 2020 Rahtz Prize for TEI Ingenuity from the TEI Consortium. He has served on a number of major international bodies such as the European Research Council (ERC), Europeana Research, and JPI Cultural Heritage. He has played a leadership role in numerous DH projects funded by national and international bodies, including Erasmus+, Horizon 2020, and the National Endowment for the Humanities.
CV updated on 2022-10-01.