Reporting to the Manager, Learning Partnerships, the Liaison Librarian for Life Sciences serves as liaison between the University Libraries and the faculty, staff, and students of the departments of Biology and Chemistry within the College of Arts & Sciences. The Life Sciences Liaison will also work directly with the Liaison Librarian for Medicine to develop and enrich partnerships within the College of Medicine and its Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences & Professional Studies. As a member of the liaison team, the Life Sciences Liaison joins colleagues in partnering with faculty and administrators to develop, implement, and assess instruction, consultation, and research support programs that advance the mission of Drexel University.
As part of the Libraries’ matrix organizational structure, the Director of Data & Digital Stewardship leads liaison librarians in developing and expanding programs of research data management and data literacy. All Libraries’ professional staff are expected to participate and contribute to the Libraries’ strategic directions of containing costs of higher education; enhancing students’ academic experience; and shaping research and scholarship.