Head, Research Engagement; North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Title: Head, Research Engagement
Library: Department NCSU Libraries
Hours: Monday – Friday; Exempt
Job City & State: Raleigh, NC

Salary Range/Anticipated Hiring Range: Competitive salary in recognition of applicable education and experience

Position information:
If you enjoy collaborating with researchers and developing innovative services for the research community, consider applying to be the next Head, Research Engagement at the NCSU Libraries. You will lead an engagement-centered program that supports research productivity through access to expert assistance, research-enhancing technologies and spaces, and innovative services across the lifecycle of research, scholarship, and pedagogy. You will envision strategies and lead a team in engaging the research enterprise by continually promoting innovative, effective models for collaboration, and identifying and introducing emerging research services to the community.

 

Minimum Education/Experience:
ALA-accredited MLS, MIS, or equivalent advanced degree.

Departmental Required Skills:
• Relevant professional experience in leading and managing research services, including personnel management/supervision
• Demonstrated success engaging and collaborating with faculty to support their research and teaching
• Knowledge of emerging models of research collaboration in library and academic environments, including data and visualization methods, tools, and technologies
• Demonstrated ability to lead projects and teams
• Relevant experience fostering interdisciplinary scholarship and partnerships
• Evidence of effective collaboration with a diverse population of faculty and students
• Excellent interpersonal skills; excellent oral and written communication skills; and ability to represent the Libraries to university and external audiences
• Demonstrated record of ongoing professional development and contribution

Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education:
• Experience partnering with faculty on grant proposals
• Demonstrated record of budget management and oversight
• Demonstrated experience collaborating with STEM disciplines

Required License or Certification:
n/a

Special Instructions:
Along with application, please attach cover letter, resume, and contact information for four current professional references.

Job Open Date: 03/08/2017
Must Be Open Until: 03/21/2017

To learn more about the NCSU Libraries and to apply for this position, go to http://go.ncsu.edu/headre1

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