Walter Scholger studied History and Applied Cultural Sciences in Graz (Austria) and Maynooth (Ireland). He is the institute manager of the Centre for Information Modeling – Austrian Centre for Digital Humanities at the University of Graz (Austria). He is involved in several international projects focusing on the legal aspects of academia and digitization, a member (and co-lead) of several working groups of DH umbrella organizations dedicated to DH curricula development, digital publication and Open Science.
A veteran contributor to DARIAH-EU, he was one of the driving forces behind the DH Course Registry (Digital Humanities Course Registry) and has been active in several Working Groups, serving as Co-Lead of the Working Group on Ethics and Legality in Digital Arts and Humanities (Ethics and Legality in the Digital Arts and Humanities (ELDAH)) since 2017. In January 2019, he was appointed Deputy National Coordinator for DARIAH Austria and also serves as the speaker of the CLARIAH-AT consortium, the national association for Austrian contributions to the CLARIN and DARIAH ERICs.
CV updated on 2021-10-11.