Daniel Schopper

(+43 1) 51581 – 2216


… received his degree in German Philology from the University of Vienna. During his studies, he initiated work on digital editions in the field of Austrian literature, with a specific focus on diary literature and theatre studies.

An integral part of the ACDH-CH since its inception, Daniel Schopper currently co-heads the unit Digital Humanities Research&Infrastructure. In this capacity, he guides the institute's technical and social infrastructure development across various projects. His efforts are dedicated to fostering mutual understanding among scholars and digital humanists in the effective use of digital methods and tools. Daniel is particularly passionate about innovative systems that enable scholars to reflect upon, leverage, and expand the possibilities of the digital paradigm in the arts and humanities.


  • Schopper, Daniel, and Karlheinz Mörth. 2021. VICAV 3.0: Zooming in on Lexical Resources. Christina Katsikadeli, Sellner, Manfred, and Gassner, Michael. Digital Lexis, and Beyond. Selected Papers from the Workshop „Digital Lexis, and Beyond” 45th Austrian Linguistics Conference Dec. 2019. Wien: Verlag der ÖAW. doi:10.1553/VICAV.
  • Resch, Claudia, Daniel Schopper, Tanja Wissik, and Daniela Fasching. 2019. Encoding Crime and Punishment in TEI: The Digital Processing of Early Modern Broadsheets from Vienna. Journal of the Text Encoding Initiative: k.A. doi:10.4000/jtei.1925.
  • Resch, Claudia, Dario Kampkaspar, Daniela Fasching, Vanessa Hannesschläger, and Daniel Schopper. 2018. Building a Community Driven Corpus of Historical Newspapers. Jonathan Girón Palau and Russel, Isabel Galina. Digital Humanities 2018. Puentes - Bridges. Book of Abstracts / Libro de resúmenes. Mexico City: Red de Humanidades Digitales A. C.
  • Kovalenko, Kira, Ksenia Zaytseva, and Daniel Schopper. 2018. A Dictionary of Russian Dialects: from PDF to TEI. Perm: Perm State National Research University.
  • Resch, Claudia, Dario Kampkaspar, and Daniel Schopper. 2018. Historische Zeitungen kollaborativ erschließen: Die älteste, noch erscheinende Tageszeitung der Welt "under annotation". Georg Vogeler. Kritik der digitalen Vernunft DHd 2018 Köln. 5. Tagung des Verbands Digital Humanities in deutschsprachigen Raum e.V. Konferenzabstracts.
  • Kampkaspar, Dario, Daniel Schopper, and Claudia Resch. 2017. Wiennerisches Diarium Digital: Involving users in scholarly annotation. TEI 2017 - Book of Abstracts. Victoria.