25 June 2018

London, UK

£34,736 to £42,019


The Library is at the heart of LSE, one of the world’s greatest social science universities and serves a vibrant community of students and staff in the centre of London. The Library has a high reputation both nationally and internationally for its extensive collections, its involvement in innovative projects and its high quality services.  An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Digital Scholarship and Innovation Group and contribute to the development of the Library’s research support services, with a particular focus on research data management.

In this post you will be responsible for providing expert advice and training to researchers and staff in both their use of research data resources and in creation and preservation of their own research data. 

Working closely with the Research Support Manager and academic and research support colleagues across LSE, you will play an important role in ensuring the Library is at the forefront of developments (policies, services and infrastructure) in research data management at LSE and at the national and international level.

You will be educated to at least degree level or equivalent with awareness of emerging trends in scholarly communications and research data. You should be an excellent communicator with a proven ability to relate to a wide range of users, academic colleagues and external networks. You will be able to work under pressure and on your own initiative as well as being an effective team member. Experience of working with research data is essential.

For further information about the post, please see the how to apply documentjob description and the person specification.


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