[Rdap] Job Posting / Research Services Librarian / University of Manitoba / Winnipeg, Canada

Vera Keown Vera.Keown at umanitoba.ca
Thu Sep 19 10:08:40 EDT 2013

The University of Manitoba seeks a dynamic, highly motivated, service-oriented person for the position of Research Services Librarian at a General/Assistant Librarian rank to begin January 1, 2014, or as soon as possible thereafter.  This position normally has a two year probationary period and the salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Reporting to the Associate University Librarian, Services to Libraries, the Research Services Librarian is responsible for supporting the Libraries' contribution to two University-wide functions: scholarly communications and data management services.
The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:

* A Master's degree in library and/or information studies from an ALA accredited or equivalent institution; consideration would be given to a candidate with a Master's degree or PhD in science, information science or related data-intensive discipline;
* Knowledge and understanding of best practices, current issues and trends in scholarly communication, open access publishing, and data management and curation;
* Experience managing projects and a complex workload;
* Demonstrated ability to establish positive and productive collaborations with diverse groups;
* Effective oral and written communication skills;

Candidates with the following qualifications will be preferred:

* 2 years' relevant experience in a library or research environment


Closing date: October 25, 2013

Vera Keown, B.Sc. (Honours), MLIS
Head, Sciences and Technology Library
University of Manitoba
211 Machray Hall, 186 Dysart Road
Winnipeg, Manitoba
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