Digital Scholarship Partner

Created: July 25, 2022


POSITION DESCRIPTION The Kelvin Smith Library seeks a Digital Scholarship
Partner (DSP). The Digital Scholarship Partner is responsible for managing
a balanced portfolio of four key activities in support of the programs of
the Digital Scholarship Team: (1) programming and coding support and
research collaboration; (2) data analysis and research collaboration; (3)
exploration of emerging digital scholarship tools, technologies,
techniques, and applications; (4) digital scholarship instruction and
partner engagement.

CROSS-LISTING This position is also listed under the title Digital
Scholarship Specialist (DSS). The DSS position is designed for applicants
*without* a formal background of employment in libraries. The DSP position
is designed for applicants *with* a formal background of employment in

QUALIFICATIONS Master’s Degree in a relevant discipline, with completion of
a second advanced degree within an area of specialization preferred; BA/BS
in a relevant discipline.

ENVIRONMENT The Kelvin Smith Library is a dynamic, technology-rich, highly
collaborative organization and the recipient of the 2019 ACRL Excellence in
Academic Libraries Award. KSL is a member of the Association of Research
Libraries (ARL), OhioLINK, and CNI. Supported by an endowment, the services
of the Freedman Center for Digital Scholarship advances research by
partnering with scholars and providing expertise on suite of digital
scholarship services. Founded in 1826, the University is an internationally
recognized private research university serving 5,792 undergraduates and
6,277 graduate students with a full-time faculty of 3,657. Situated in
Cleveland’s vibrant University Circle cultural community, CWRU is an
integral partner with world-class cultural organizations such as the
Cleveland Museum of Art, the Western Reserve Historical Society, the
Cleveland Botanical Garden, and the Cleveland Museum of Natural History.
KSL affiliate libraries include the Cleveland Institute of Art, the
Cleveland Institute of Music, and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Library
and Archives.

SALARY Commensurate with qualifications and experience.

APPLICATION PROCESS The full job description and application information
are available at Job ID 10259.

The cross-listed position of Digital Scholarship Partner is available at <> Job ID 10258.

Libraries are deeply committed to achieving racial justice, and promoting a
culture of anti-racism, inclusion, equity, and diversity, so all people are
welcome, heard, empowered, and valued.
*Case Western Reserve University is committed to Equal Opportunity and
Diversity. Women, veterans, members of underrepresented minority groups,
and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply*

How to apply


Roger Zender, MLIS, MS (he, him, his)
Associate University Librarian, Creation & Curation Services
Kelvin Smith Library /
Case Western Reserve University
216-368-5637 /216-368-5637>


Published: Monday, July 25, 2022 16:51 UTC

Last updated: Monday, July 25, 2022 16:51 UTC