The University of Minnesota Libraries are recruiting a Social Sciences Data Curation Specialist.
Here's an excerpt from the ad:
- Provide strategic leadership for the University of Minnesota Libraries in development and sustaining support for social science data throughout its lifecycle.
- Collect, manage, curate, provide access to and assist in the analysis of research data related to social sciences and professional program academic departments; refer researchers to disciplinary repositories as appropriate.
- Identify and propose research projects at the University of Minnesota involving data capture, management, and related issues that focus on social science data needs with potential for deeper scholarly engagement specific areas related to the specialist's background.
- Access current and/or develops innovative methods for data discovery, to enhance the library's delivery and discovery environment related to social sciences data.