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The LPC maintains a list of jobs that incorporate library publishing roles. To be included in this list, the position must be located administratively in a library, or report directly to a library-based supervisor. The primary function(s) of the position must directly engage in the creation, dissemination, and/or curation of scholarly, creative, and/or educational works. Administrative positions that do not directly engage in these functions may be included if they include supervisory responsibility primarily for employees who are performing these functions.

Data Services LibrarianThe George Washington University Libraries is seeking nominations and applications for a Data Services Librarian.
Reporting to the Coordinator of Research Services, this newly created position offers a leadership role in promoting and realizing the library’s role as a key partner for research data support and services at GW. A key challenge for the position is to develop sustainable data services and data management infrastructure and processes.  The Data Services Librarian will work closely with faculty and librarians in the sciences, social sciences and humanities, providing data and statistical support, individual consultations, instruction, and assistance in data collection development.   This position provides strong opportunities for professional development, initiating best practices in E-Research, and investigating and implementing new technologies and research tools in support of data services initiatives.
ALA-accredited MLS with a minimum of two years of library experience or an advanced degree in a data-intensive research field and 3 years of relevant experience in  an academic or research setting.
Experience in supporting university faculty with research that involves data services, grant proposal development and data management, or experience working with research data and researchers.
Familiarity with funding agency requirements for data management plans.
For full details and to apply, please visit Review of applications will begin on August 8, 2014 and continue until the position is filled.