Digital Science Librarian

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Digital Science LibrarianScience & Engineering LibrariesColumbia University Libraries/Information ServicesThe Columbia University Libraries seeks an innovative, forward-thinking, technologically savvy professional to lead library support for e-Science, data science, computational methods in research, and research workflows for the science and engineering disciplines. The Digital Science Librarian will identify, develop, and provide targeted, point-of-need information and data support services to scientists and engineers. The successful applicant will be a creative, self-motivated problem-solver familiar with both the research laboratory setting and computational methods for scientific research. Reporting to the Emerging Technologies Coordinator, Science and Engineering Libraries, the Digital Science Librarian will provide direct service to faculty and students, including instruction and outreach, research consultations, and virtual reference. The position will select, evaluate, and promote information and data resources related to science and engineering research and will engage scientists and engineers on issues surrounding research data and publication in collaboration with colleagues from across the organization, including the Center for Digital Research and Scholarship. The position will also participate on Libraries-wide task forces and working groups, and will represent the organization at appropriate regional and national forums.For immediate consideration, submit your application on-line:

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