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Business Data Services Librarian

Posted by: Georgia State University Library

Posted date: 2014-Jun-18

Location: Georgia State University Library

Georgia State University Library seeks a collegial, innovative, and dynamic Business Data Services Librarian to provide research support for business research and data services, as well as innovative outreach and instruction to students and faculty in the J. Mack Robinson College of Business. With a primary focus on the faculty and students of the Robinson College of Business, this position will also engage with students and faculty in an exciting new library facility, CURVE (Collaborative University Research & Visualization Environment), and through consultations, instruction sessions, and in-person and virtual reference services. The successful candidate works collaboratively with other subject librarians to deliver statistical and numeric data services, including software support (SAS, SPSS, etc.) related to business, and is pivotal to defining and expanding the Librarys role in supporting data services in business and related disciplines.
This position is part of the University Librarys Social Science, Business & Education team and is one of two librarians who support the Robinson College of Business. Some weekend and evening work required. Georgia State University librarians hold faculty rank and are expected to engage in service and scholarly activities.
Job Title Business Data Services Librarian
Start Date
Library/Institution Name Georgia State University Library
Certification Required? No
City Atlanta
State GA
Job Type Job Type -> Full-time
Type of Library Job Classification -> Academic
Qualifications Required Qualifications:
ALA-accredited Masters degree in Library and/or Information Science
Undergraduate or graduate degree in a business, economics, statistics or data-oriented social science field
Minimum two (2) years professional experience in an academic or special library
Extensive knowledge of business and financial resources in all formats
Extensive knowledge of the research process in business disciplines
Demonstrated experience with one or more software packages for quantitative data analysis (e.g. SAS, SPSS, R, etc.)
Experience providing library instruction and/or classroom teaching or training
Strong understanding of current issues, trends, and technologies impacting higher education and academic libraries
Excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills
Ability to pass a background check

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience with the Bloomberg Terminal, Datastream, and WRDS
Experience developing online tutorials
Demonstrated scholarly and professional activities
Application Instructions Salary and Rank

$46,000 - $54,000 for 12 months. Salary commensurate with the candidates education and experience. Appointment at a faculty rank, on a contract renewal basis.

Submit a cover letter addressing the above qualifications; resume; name, address and phone number of three references, including immediate supervisor. Revised: Review of materials will begin July 31, 2014 and continue until the position is filled.

Send materials to:
Georgia State University
University Library
Attn: Human Resources Officer
100 Decatur Street, SE, Atlanta, GA 30303-3202
(404) 413-2700
Web Link
Special Notes Please visit the Georgia State University Library website for more information.

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