Data Management Specialist

Posted to IASSIST on: 2011-01-22

Employer: Emory University Woodruff Library

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The Emory University Woodruff Library is seeking a Data Management Specialist.  The Data Management Specialist will play a leading role in providing guidance and support in long-term management of research data, including issues of data preservation and access, intellectual property rights, and security of sensitive data. The position will be a member of the library’s Electronic Data Center and will report to the team leader for the Data Center. The position will partner with staff from both inside and outside the library, and will be part of a university-wide group devoted to supporting research data management throughout the different phases of the data life cycle. The Data Management Specialist will interact with faculty, students, and various academic and administration units throughout the university and will be responsible for the development and administration of policies, workflows, and infrastructure/repositories regarding the management of datasets and related resources. This is a new position in the Woodruff Library, presenting the successful candidate with the opportunity to help create and establish new services for long-term management of research data at Emory University.

Archived on: 2012-01-22