Job: Data Librarian

General Information
Position:
Data Librarian

Number position available:
1

Compensation:
Commensurate with experience

Job Category:
Other

ALA:
Position REQUIRES a Master's degree from an ALA accredited program.

Description:

The Florida Gulf Coast University Library is hiring a Data Librarian. Reporting to the Head of Research and Instruction, the successful candidate builds relationships with faculty, staff, and students to promote data literacy and develop strategies to meet emerging needs. They will collaborate with others in the University Library, Office of Research and Sponsored Programs, Lucas Center for Faculty Development, and others across campus to effectively communicate services available to FGCU researchers and keep the university community informed about policies and activities related to research data management and funder/publisher requirements. They will provide outreach events and educational instruction, consultations, and workshops to the university community both in-person and online.


Education:

Required Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree in Library/Information Science from an American Library Association accredited program. 
  • Two years of experience in research data management, data coordination, or academic research.
  • Knowledge of data services concepts, such as: development of research data plans, research data repositories, data curation, data publishing, data visualization, open data, and data literacy.
  • Ability to work creatively, collaboratively, and effectively as a team member.
  • Strong commitment to inclusion, diversity, equity, and accessibility.
  • Ability to communicate with a diverse range of constituents with varying levels of knowledge and experience, including faculty, librarians, and students in a variety of disciplines.
  • Knowledge of data storage and sharing systems.
  • Experience developing and delivering training or workshop presentations.

 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Additional advanced degree in data science, computer science or equivalent.
  • Demonstrated understanding of metadata standards within the context of research data management.

Multilingual:
N/A

Job open date:
02-24-2022

Application deadline:
Open Until Filled

Apply at:
https://fgcu.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/eaglejobs/job/Main-Campus/Data-Librarian_R0002445

Additional information
Library Type:
  • Academic Libraries

Job Type:
Full-time

Job Location

Physical address where the job position is located.

Job Place:
Florida Gulf Coast University

Job Location:
Southwest Florida

Address:
10501 FGCU Blvd S

City:
Fort Myers

Zip:
33965-6501

County:
Lee


Institution Information
Institution Name :
Florida Gulf Coast University

Address:
10501 FGCU Blvd S

City:
Fort Myers

State:
FL

Zip:
33965-6501

Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
Human Resources

Contact Email:
hr@fgcu.edu

Contact Phone:
239-590-1400

Contact Fax:

How to apply

Online applications only - https://fgcu.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/eaglejobs/job/Main-Campus/Data-Librarian_R0002445 


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