[Metadatalibrarians] Job opportunity: Business/Data Librarian, Library and Technology Services, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA
dok205 at lehigh.edu
Wed Oct 7 07:28:38 PDT 2015
Entrepreneurial and user-focused, the Business/Data Librarian will develop
strong relationships with Lehigh faculty and students to further their
research, teaching and learning.
*Responsibilities for the successful candidate include: *
- Coordinate the negotiation of licenses, and of purchasing and renewal
for databases licensed by the College of Business of Business and Economics
for College use, in concert with faculty and staff.
- Maintain, post and web publish information on the databases and
software available in the College’s Financial Services Lab. Support
data exporting and importing, where applicable.
- Provide data and statistical support to faculty and students,
primarily in the College of Business and Economics (CBE), including
discovery of and documentation for datasets.
- Serve ex officio on the CBE faculty database committee, working with
faculty to select, purchase and manage resources and data in support of
their own teaching and research.
- Within the Libraries, develop, evaluate and manage library business
and economics electronic resources, database services and data resources
for curricular and research needs; serve as database expert.
- Provide instructional programs and research assistance, including
course-integrated instruction, seminars, course-embedded assistance,
orientation, and consulting with individual faculty and students.
- MS in Library/Information Science or related discipline; subject
background in the social sciences, business or economics.
- Knowledge of and experience with statistical software, with
proficiency in STATA , SAS, or SPSS. Experience with research datasets and
data management preferred.
- Three to five years related work experience.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
- Successful completion of standard background checks including but not
limited to: social security verification, education verification, national
criminal background checks, as well as motor vehicle driving record and
credit history depending on the specific requirements of the position
Review of applications will begin on October 26, 2015. Applications will
be accepted until the position is filled. Salary in the mid to upper 50’s.
*About Lehigh University*
Lehigh University is a premier residential research university offering
majors and programs in four colleges: The College of Education, The College
of Arts and Sciences, The College of Business and Economics, and The P.C.
Rossin College of Engineering and Applied Science. More than 5,000
undergraduate and 2,000 graduate students attend Lehigh. Located in the
city of Bethlehem, in eastern Pennsylvania's scenic Lehigh Valley, the
campus is situated on 1,600 acres in close proximity to both New York City
Library and Technology Services is one of higher education's most
successful merged library and technology organizations. LTS encompasses the
library, computing, telecommunications, distance education, administrative
systems, and faculty development.
Visit https://lehigh.hiretouch.com/position-details?jobid=25210 to learn
more and to apply for this position.
Manager, Library Technical Services
Library & Technology Services
30 Library Drive - Bethlehem, PA - 18015
610.758.3040 - dherold at lehigh.edu
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