Research Data Librarian, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

By IS Lab May 27, 2021

University of Nebraska Lincoln

Job Qualifications


  • Master’s degree in library and information science from an ALA-accredited institution (or international equivalent), or terminal degree in another discipline and relevant experience.
  • 4+ years’ experience in providing extensive research data services or support in an academic, industry, or equivalent environment.
  • Demonstrated advanced experience in one or more of the following areas, as they relate to research data: discovery, curation, management, analysis, preservation, presentation/visualization, computational workflows, algorithmic curation, geospatial data, imaging data.
  • Demonstrated commitment to and support for a culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion.
  • Knowledge of research processes and the role of data within contemporary research and scholarship.
  • Record of publications and/or presentations equivalent to that of faculty at the Associate Professor level.


  • Academic background or relevant experience in the sciences or social sciences.
  • Familiarity or experience with information policy implications for data-intensive research (copyright, privacy, etc.).
  • Demonstrated teaching, instruction, or presentation skills and facility working with a diverse range of audiences.
  • Experience supporting researchers.