JOB: Digital Humanities and Social Sciences Librarian, RIT

Digital Humanities and Social Sciences Librarian at The Rochester Institute of Technology Position open as of April 24, 2017 The Wallace Center (TWC) at Rochester Institute of Technology invites applications for an experienced and industrious Digital Humanities and Social Sciences Librarian to support the nation’s first Digital Humanities and Social Sciences (DHSS) Bachelor Degree program ...

JOB: Senior Developer, Scholars Lab, University of Virginia

From the announcement:  The Senior Developer will consult with faculty and students to advance research projects and training; evaluate scholarly needs and define project goals for research projects; provide input on appropriate deliverables and reasonable schedules for completion; write, test, and debug original software code for applications that enable scholars and library users to collect, ...

JOB: Digital Initiatives Librarian, Kansas State University

From the announcement: This individual will be responsible for leading efforts to advance Kansas State University Libraries’ unique collections with enhanced discovery through digitization. The incumbent will lead and participate in the strategic development of innovative, scalable, and sustainable digital collections. The individual will lead the Digital Initiatives Unit and directly supervise 2 FTE, coordinate ...

POST: Software Carpentry at the Library of Congress

In a post on The Signal, Kate Zwaard (National Digital Initiative, LOC) reports on the recent Software Carpentry workshop held at the Library of Congress, which hosted 40 “librarians, archivists and data wranglers,” who came together for hands-on learning in the management of digital collections. Software Carpentry is a volunteer, non-profit organization that provides short, ...

JOB: Data Concepts Librarian, College of the Holy Cross

From the announcement: Reporting to the Head of Research, Teaching & Learning, the Data Concepts Librarian will coordinate instructional and learning assessment initiatives within the library, working closely with the Office of Assessment and other pertinent offices. He/she will initiate projects surrounding Research, Teaching and Learning data collection and management, and serve as liaison to ...

JOB: Digital Scholarship Librarian, Baylor University

From the announcement: Responsibilities Investigates and evaluates emerging tools and technologies related to digital scholarship (DS) Plans and implements new services and maintains current services to support digitally-enriched scholarship across the university based on current standards, best practices, and user needs Assists researchers in planning effective, innovative, and sustainable digital projects Partners with faculty to ...

JOB: Head of Digital Scholarship Services, University of Oregon

From the announcement: In the UO Libraries, the Head of Digital Scholarship Services (DSS) is an energetic and self-motivated leader who is charged with developing DSS policies and procedures; coordination and management of DSS projects, budgets, and departmental workflow; and supervision of DSS personnel and Digital Scholarship Center (DSC) operations. The Head of Digital Scholarship ...

JOB: GIS and Geospatial Data Coordinator, University of Texas at Austin

From the announcement: Purpose New strategic position for a strong leader to launch and grow Research Data Services for faculty, staff, and students by providing tools and resources to facilitate the discovery, access, management, and analysis of geospatial data. Essential Functions Develop and implement centralized GIS services internally for UT Libraries, including infrastructure, policies, and ...

JOB: Digital Library Software Engineer, Arizona State University

From the announcement: The Center for Digital Antiquity (Digital Antiquity) seeks a creative and innovative Software Engineer to help build and maintain core.tdar.org, an international digital repository for archaeological and cultural heritage data.  This is a unique opportunity to leverage and expand your skills while preserving information crucial to describing and understanding the past by ...

JOB: Head, Digital Scholarship Services, University of Oregon

From the announcement: The Head of Digital Scholarship Services (DSS) is charged with developing DSS policies and procedures; coordination and management of DSS projects, budgets, and departmental workflow; and supervision of DSS personnel and Digital Scholarship Center (DSC) operations. The Head collaborates with others to strengthen library programs related to: digital scholarship services, digital collections, ...

JOB: Digital Scholarship Coordinator, Trinity College

From the announcement: Trinity College, located in Hartford CT, seeks to hire a Digital Scholarship Coordinator with expertise in digital methods, concepts, web-based tools, and project development across the divisions. The Coordinator will work with faculty and students to amplify excellent recent work in digital scholarship, and to develop new research projects. The ideal candidate ...