The William H. Welch Medical Library seeks qualified candidates for the following position:
The Welch Medical Library seeks a collaborative, energetic, and service-oriented Data Informationist to join an established team of information professionals that serves the faculty, staff and students of the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions (JHMI). The Data Informationist will build an evolving set of data services to meet the needs of clinical, public health and basic science researchers across the research data lifecycle from its creation to preservation. The Data Informationist will investigate research practices related to data creation, use, organization, management and storage across the Schools of Medicine, Nursing and Public Health (SOM, SON, and SPH). The Data Informationist will also participate in the institution’s effort to measure the impact of research by Hopkins scholars. This position reports to the Associate Director for Clinical Informationist Services. Please apply online for requisition #301074 at JHUJobs, https://hrnt.jhu.edu/jhujobs/. For additional information, please contact Blair Anton, firstname.lastname@example.org.
This position requires an ALA-accredited Master’s degree in the Library/Information Sciences, or an advanced graduate degree in a related field, such as informatics, data science, health sciences, or statistics. An additional graduate degree in a relevant discipline is preferred. Minimum of three years professional experience working with large research datasets and/or familiarity with major data resources such as ICPSR, healthdata.gov, hospital information systems, Medicare claims data, and the U.S. Census Bureau 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 – https://hrnt.jhu.edu/jhujobs/, create and save your application, then click “Search jobs”: requisition #301074.
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