Temple University Research and Data Services Librarian in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reporting to the Head of Research, Education & Outreach, the Research & Data Services Librarian supports the learning, research, and clinical activities at the Health Sciences Center. The Librarian will be responsible for providing education, liaison and research services as well as building a data services program at the Health Sciences Libraries. Coordinates the Library's data policies, provides training on data resources and tools, and works collaboratively with the other health and science librarians across the University Libraries. The Health Sciences Libraries serves the information needs of Temple's Health Sciences Center, including the Schools of Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Podiatry, nine departments in the College of Public Health and the Temple University Hospital. Performs other duties as assigned. Required Education and Experience: ALA - accredited Master's Degree in library/information science and two years of related experience. Required Skills and Abilities: * Demonstrated experience in higher education (university or college) library setting. * Demonstrated experience with electronic information resources. * Knowledge of data management resources and tools * Knowledge of technology and applications used for online collaboration and communication (such as WebEx, Skype, or Google Hangouts). * Excellent oral and written communication skills. Preferred: * Experience in an academic health sciences library environment and/or teaching hospital library. * Demonstrated experience with PubMed, Web of Science, CINAHL or other biomedical information search systems. * Experience collaborating with faculty in research. * Demonstrated teaching experience. * Commitment to providing responsive and innovative services to a culturally and racially diverse campus community. Compliance Statement: In the performance of their functions as detailed in the position description employees have an obligation to avoid ethical, legal, financial and other conflicts of interest to ensure that their actions and outside activities do not conflict with their primary employment responsibilities at the institution. Employees are also expected to understand and be in compliance with applicable laws, University and. employment policies and regulations, including NCAA regulations for areas and departments which their essential functions cause them to interact. To obtain additional information about Temple University please visit our website at www.temple.edu. Temple University's Annual Security and Fire Safety Report contains statistics, policies, and procedures related to campus safety and can be found at: http://www.temple.edu/safety/asfr/ You may request a copy of the report by calling Temple University's Campus Safety Services at 215-204-7900.