This new position is part of an expanding service program at the Becker Medical Library whose primary focus is to support School of Medicine authors on publishing issues, oversee the library’s institutional digital repository, and provide analysis of bibliometric data and research-related outputs to assist administrators, academic units, and faculty with evaluation, grant reporting requirements and recruitment activities.� This is a full-time, exempt position and reports to the Associate Director for Translational Research Support.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Oversee the administration and development of library-managed institutional repository.
Work as part of a team to collect and analyze data using various data sources and bibliometric methods to report the impact of faculty and institutional publishing and research activities, provide support for grant applications and renewals, and assist departments and programs in faculty recruitment.
Provide training and guidance for individual researchers and groups on compliance with public access mandates for published works.
Provide assistance and develop support materials on scholarly publishing and assessment topics.
Assist with questions and issues related to author rights.
Consult with faculty and administrative staff on scholarly publishing issues and policies.
Provide information on options for dissemination, publication and preservation of scholarly works.
Participate in library and university committees/projects to maintain effective library resources and services.
Maintain awareness of trends related to publishing and research impact.
Equivalent of MS in Library Science or related area, with ability to handle library programs and supervisory responsibilities.
Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.
This position is full-time and works approximately 37.5 hours per week.
Department Name/Job Location:
This position is in the Becker Medical Library. This position is for the Medical School Campus.
Excellent interpersonal, organizational, and written and oral communication skills.
Demonstrated ability to work effectively as a member of a team.
Experience in libraries and/or academic setting.
Demonstrated knowledge of bibliographic and citation databases.
Proficiency with Excel or other spreadsheet/reporting platforms.
The hiring range for this position is $46,215 - $60,079 annually.
-Retirement Savings Plan -22 vacation days -8 Paid Holidays -Sick Time -Tuition benefits for employee, spouse and dependent children -Free Metro Link/ Bus pass -Free Life Insurance -Health, Dental, Vision -Health Savings Accounts (HSA) -Long Term Disability Insurance -Flex Spending Plan -Other Benefits
Med School HR website (medschoolhr.wustl.edu)
Internal Applicant Instruction:
This position is grade G11.
Please attach a copy of your most current signed performance evaluation (completed within the last 18 months) to your online account. If you have not received a performance evaluation, you may provide two current signed letters of recommendation (written within the last 18 months), preferably to include one letter from either a current or recent former supervisor. To attach these documents, go to: My Career Tools, Add Attachment, Attachment Type – Performance Reviews or Letters of Recommendation.
Washington University in St. Louis, a medium-sized, independent university, is dedicated to challenging its faculty and students alike to seek new knowledge and greater understanding of an ever-changing, multicultural world. The University offers more than 90 programs and almost 1,500 courses leading to bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees in a broad spectrum of traditional and interdisciplinary fields, with additional opportunities for minor concentrations and individualized programs. The faculty is composed of scholars, scientists, artists and members of the learned professions. They serve society by teaching; by adding to the store of human art, creativity, understanding, and wisdom; and by providing direct services, such as health care.