Research Data Specialist, University of Virginia, Charlottesville

Charlottesville, VA
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Salary: $70,000 - $84,000
Created: November 3, 2022


We are searching for a Research Data Specialist to join our Research and Data Services team at the University of Virginia Health Sciences Libraryin beautiful Charlottesville:  

Research Data Specialist, Health Sciences Library, University of Virginia, Charlottesville

The Claude Moore Health Sciences Library seeks a service-oriented Research Data Specialist to support faculty, staff, and student researchers by providing consultations and training on applied research data analysis across the data lifecycle. Areas of support include cleaning and manipulating data, experimental design, and statistical analysis. This position will also communicate methods and results, through scientific writing and data visualization design.

The Research Data Specialist will guide researchers at all proficiency levels through the processes and tools needed to accomplish their data goals. As a member of Research and Data Services (RDAS), the Specialist will partner with RDAS colleagues to provide expert research data support through multiple areas of the research lifecycle. This position must stay up to date on emerging data science approaches and anticipated research data needs, collaborating with RDAS team members to review and develop services. They will also work with stakeholders across the institution to contribute to university-wide data-related initiatives.

The Claude Moore Health Sciences Library has made a commitment to promote diversity and inclusivity among our collections and services. We are committed to creating a more just, inclusive, diverse, equitable, and accessible environment for our employees and those whom we serve. We seek candidates whose work and/or service demonstrates their proven commitment to these principles.

Priority review of applications will begin on December 9, 2022, but this position will remain open until filled. Anticipated Hiring Range: $70,000 - $84,000 commensurate with education and experience.

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