Community and Global Health Informationist-William H. Welch Medical Library-Baltimore

The William H. Welch Medical Library seeks qualified candidates for the following position:

Community and Global Health Informationist

The Community and Global Health Informationist serves as an information expert supporting faculty, staff, fellows, residents and students who do research and provide clinical and public health interventions in local, community-based partnerships and in international settings. This position will also provide support to these users’ provision of patient information. The Informationist will be assigned to related departments. The Informationist builds dynamic, collaborative relationships with these users by providing a variety of individual consultations, specialized information services and group instruction sessions and by participating as a member of research- and information-management-related project teams. The Informationist will position herself or himself to become embedded within her or his departments in accordance with Welch Medical Library’s service model, which includes providing expert information services, an all-digital resource collection, and sophisticated web interfaces. Please apply online for requisition #66519 at JHUJobs, For additional information, please contact Claire Twose,<>.
All positions require an ALA-accredited Master’s degree in the Library/Information Sciences. An additional graduate degree in a relevant discipline is preferred. Required years of experience varies depending on level of position. Minimum two (2) years prior experience working in an academic health sciences or biomedical library or affiliated clinical/research environment is required.
Excellent presentation, instruction, communication and relationship-building skills are required. Reference experience in an academic medical center or clinical setting is preferred. A qualified candidate must be able to demonstrate experience in the use of information technologies, information management tools and a high level of analytical and searching skills.

For the full job description, or to apply for positions, please visit our website –, create and save your application, then click “Search jobs”: requisition #66519 or #300834. Johns Hopkins University is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, disability, marital status, veteran status, or any other occupationally irrelevant criteria. The university promotes affirmative action for minorities, women, disabled persons, and veterans.