ATG Job Bank 9/6/17

Professional Career Opportunities 

The University of California San Diego Library seeks applications from … service-oriented professionals to join the Library as our Data Science Librarian (Assistant, Associate or Full Librarian). This position reports to the Assistant Director of the Library’s Research Advisory Services Program (RAS) with additional assigned responsibilities in the Research Data Curation Program (RDCP)…”


The Oviatt Library is seeking an enthusiastic candidate for the Systems Librarian position. In a team environment, the successful candidate will be responsible for: managing and supporting the Unified Library Management System (Alma and Primo data display and indexing); providing analysis of MARC and other metadata to facilitate import, export, and interoperability with other systems; collaborating with the Library Systems Group, campus technology departments, staff, librarians, and teaching faculty to design, promote, and improve online access and integration of library resources and collections; initiating both the implementation and the awareness of new features that enhance user success in finding and using library content; and serving on Library, campus, regional and national organizations and initiatives…”


“The Collections & Research Librarian for Life Sciences:

  • Leads collaborative collection management in the life sciences with emphasis on plant sciences and affinity disciplines.
  • Provides expert services for faculty, staff, and students across the research life cycle including information discovery, data curation, visualization, research computing, and scholarly communication.
  • Fosters collaboration and interdisciplinary interactions among faculty and other stakeholders by supporting and collaborating with interdisciplinary research teams.
  • Participates in ongoing collection assessment and collection management activities…”

“Drake University seeks an … leader to serve as Dean of Cowles Library at the rank of Professor. Drake University is a midsize, private university in Iowa’s capital city of Des Moines, and offers more than 70 majors, minors, and concentrations, and 23 graduate and professional degrees through six colleges and schools. Drake’s mission is to provide an exceptional learning environment that prepares students for meaningful personal lives, professional accomplishments, and responsible global citizenship. Reporting to the Provost, the Dean leads the strategic and operational direction of Cowles Library and joins a team of thirteen faculty librarians and eight full-time staff in support of the University’s mission…”


“The University of Alabama Libraries seeks a talented and energetic professional Web Development Librarian in the Web Technologies and Development unit. Reporting to the Manager of Web Technologies and Development, this position will be responsible for supporting and extending the Libraries’ custom web applications, tools, and web presence. The position will also engage in project work, and support new technology initiatives derived from our strategic plan…”


“The School of Information Science is currently seeking an Assistant Professor for an academic year appointment, tenure-track position with responsibilities for teaching, advising, maintenance of personal research program, participation in professional activities, and serving on university committees. This faculty appointment, housed within a Regular Title series, will be part of a program offering both undergraduate and graduate (Master’s) degrees in ICT and a graduate certificate in instructional communication, housed in the School of Information Science (http://ci.uky.edu/sis/ ), in conjunction with other faculties within the College of Communication and Information, a member of the iSchool consortium…”


“Columbia University Libraries invites nominations and applications for the Director of Digital Project Management.

Reporting to the Associate Vice President for Technology and Preservation, the Director is a member of the Libraries’ Leadership Council and will lead the newly formed Digital Project Management Division in coordinating large, complex, and/or significant digital projects…”


“Cornell University’s John M. Olin and Uris Libraries’ Research and Learning Services Department (RLS) seeks a … librarian to provide research consultations and instruction in finding, accessing, and analyzing social science data in the fields of Economics, Sociology, Government, and City and Regional Planning.

Reporting to the RLS Department Head, the successful candidate will partner with subject librarians in RLS and other libraries and units on campus (such as the Cornell Institute for Social and Economic Research and the Roper Center), and collaborate closely with the RLS Digital Humanities Librarian to shape the Department’s quantitative data services and to strengthen data literacy outcomes…”


“Leads, with other members of the unit, the metadata processing for print materials and non-print materials (including, but not limited to: data sets, electronic databases, DVDs, CDs) in a variety of languages and formats. Helps coordinate the flow of materials through the Resource Management and Assessment unit. Develops and helps train current and new workflows, policies, procedures, and documentation for the unit. Creates descriptive, subject and authority metadata for a wide range of information resources with a special emphasis on the Hebrew language material. Works closely with the Judaica Librarian…”


“…the University Library seeks the expertise of an individual who can manage and develop collections as well as serving the needs of students, faculty, and community researchers. This individual will report to the Director of Special Collections and, in the area of collection development and management, will be responsible for developing and maintaining the Joseph and Matthew Payton Philanthropic Studies Library—a research collection of secondary print and digital resources…”


“De Gruyter Open (www.degruyteropen.comis one of the world’s leading companies providing professional publishing services to the academic market. The company is owned by De Gruyter (www.degruyter.com), an academic publishing house based in Berlin, Germany. The company’s portfolio features more than 1100 academic journals, 35 databases, and 60,000 books, with more than 850 titles added to the platform each year.

We are currently seeking a full-time: Sales Manager (United Kingdom, Ireland, Scandinavia)


“The Gumberg Library seeks a … Discovery & Library Analytics Librarian to provide leadership and a strategic vision for making our extensive electronic resources collections discoverable to a diverse user population via the Library’s discovery system, link resolver, online catalog and website…”


“The University of Nevada, Reno Libraries seeks a Head of Metadata and Cataloging to provide vision and leadership for the department… Primary responsibilities: provides leadership in all aspects of Metadata & Cataloging operations; supervises operations for cataloging and processing of resources in all formats; supervises the Metadata Librarian in setting priorities to meet non-MARC metadata needs of the Special Collections and Digital Initiatives departments, and provides consultation and guidance to the Institutional Repository team…”


“The River Campus Libraries (RCL) is seeking a collaborative, creative leader to direct library customer service delivery. With the advantage of beautiful, redesigned spaces and open, friendly staff, RCL is ready to experiment, innovate, and transform its approach to serving students, faculty, and the community. We are seeking a library professional who strives to nurture a service environment that is open to a diverse range of patrons, and to create a welcoming, warm, and helpful front line for our libraries…”


“The Boston College Libraries seek a highly collaborative Head Librarian of the Theology and Ministry Library (TML) to provide leadership and innovation for this library serving the Boston College School of Theology and Ministry, and the St. John’s Seminary. Successful candidates will have an inherent desire to develop and assess services, and a demonstrated record of successful implementation of strategies that enhance teaching, learning, research and collections in all formats…”


“The University of Florida, George A. Smathers Libraries seek a Metadata Librarian for a 12-month, tenure track Library faculty position in the Digital Production Services Department, a user focused, data enhancing, hands-on, collegial team, that strives for efficiencies and streamlined procedures to maximize findability. The Metadata Librarian creates and revises all types of metadata, contributes to local policy and procedure decisions, develops and assesses workflows, creates and delivers trainings, collaborates on large and small projects, and promotes creative approaches for managing metadata…”

(Hat Tip to HigherEDJobsALA JoblistARL Job ListingsSimmons Jobline and NASIG Jobs Blog)

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