This position will serve as an information expert for all faculty, staff, fellows, and students in several assigned departments. They will build a dynamic, collaborative relationships with the Schools of Medicine, Nursing and Public Health departmental members by providing a variety of group instruction sessions, individual consultations and specialized information services and by participating as a member of departmental research- and information-management-related project teams. Will also build an evolving set of data services to meet the needs of clinical, public health and basic science researchers across the research data lifecycle from its creation to preservation. Will be embedded within assigned departments in accordance with Welch Medical Library’s service model, which includes providing expert information services, and delivering an all-digital resource collection, and sophisticated interfaces. This position reports to the Associate Director, Informationist Services.
Informationist Services/General Liaison
Data and Other Subject Specialty Focus
In addition to the progression of embedding activities above, provides the following standard services:
ALA-accredited Master’s degree in the Library/Information Sciences, or an advanced graduate degree in a related field, such as informatics, data science, health sciences, or statistics. Three years professional experience working in an academic health sciences or biomedical library or affiliated clinical/research environment. Understanding of research process used in a range of disciplines, especially in the health sciences with particular focus on the research lifecycle of data. Knowledge and experience with the lifecycle of research data and data management plan requirements (NIH, NSF, etc.). Familiarity with data management requirements of federal agencies (NIH, NSF, etc.). Strong, demonstrated service orientation with abilities to work effectively in a collaborative team environment. Demonstrated excellent analytical and organizational skills, verbal and written communications and interpersonal skills. Excellent presentation, instruction communication and relationship-building skills.
Must include cover letter for consideration.
A second advanced degree in a relevant discipline in informatics, data science, health sciences, or statistics. Experience working with large research datasets and/or familiarity with major data resources such as ICPSR, healthdata.gov, hospital information systems, Medicare claims data, and the U.S. Census Bureau. Knowledge and experience with research methodologies, quantitative and qualitative data and statistical software packages such as SAS, Stata, R, SPSS, ArcGIS, including expertise with at least one of these or similar programs. Understanding of and experience with relevant metadata practices and standards such as DDI, SDMX, OASIS, Dublin Core, OAI-PMH, and discipline-specific metadata standards, such as LOINC, ICD-10, SNOMED. Experience teaching workshops of a technical nature. Project management experience; demonstrated ability to design, lead, and complete a project within scope.
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