Virginia Commonwealth University Libraries are recruiting a Director of Research Data Management.
Here's an excerpt from the ad:
Reporting to the Director of the Tompkins-McCaw Library for the Health Sciences and Associate University Librarian, the Director of Research Data Management will lead a developing, cross-campus team being formed to integrate the VCU Libraries, its services and its resources with the VCU research enterprise. Responsibilities include:
- Developing a framework for knowledge-based research data services for the lifespan of research data to the VCU community.
- Serving as a consultant to researchers on research data issues, providing access to research data, and working with digital research tools such as DMPTool to manage, curate and archive research data.
- Leading the ongoing assessment of researcher data support needs across VCUin collaboration with the Center for Clinical and Translational Research, the VCU Office of Research, and VCU Libraries colleagues.
- Identifying new data management tools and initiatives; maintaining and promoting existing tools to the VCU research community.