Dorit Raines (Italy)

Professor Dorit Raines is President of the Library System at the Università Ca’ Foscari, Venice. She served as Chief-Editor of a bi-annual magazine dedicated to cultural tourism, and played a key role in the development and management of the Venice Time Machine project. She teaches History, DH and historical data analysis, and is a member of a research group dedicated to textual semi-automatic transcription of handwritten documents. Beside her roles in a number of scientific boards of ERC-funded projects, she works intensely on the role of interdisciplinarity in research through COST Action initiatives.