Data Impact Librarian

at University of Michigan, ICPSR (view profile)
Published October 17, 2022
Location Ann Arbor, Michigan
Category Academic  
Job Type Full-time  
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Education Requirements ALA accredited master's degree in library or information science, or equivalent combination of a relevant advanced degree and experience.
Minimum Compensation in Local Currency $68,000
Maximum Compensation in Local Currency $78,000
Hourly or Salary? Salary
Twitter Handle @ICPSR


The world's largest digital archive of social and behavioral health science research data, the Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR), is now accepting applications for a full-time faculty position at the rank of Senior Associate Librarian, as part of its Metadata & Preservation unit.

In this position, you will showcase the impact of secondary data by helping to grow, manage, and make use of the ICPSR Bibliography of Data-related Literature. It is a unique collection of over 100,000 curated publication citations that link ICPSR study data to the citing literature. As the Data Impact Librarian, you will employ your bibliographic searching expertise, your database/collection management skills, and your ability to write content that highlights scholarly output for a general audience. You also will contribute your project management and supervisory experience. Some technical skills and a second master’s degree in the social sciences are highly desired. ICPSR is family-friendly, offering flexible work hours, and it has a diverse staff whose varied backgrounds and experience enrich the workplace. The position will be posted until November 1, 2022. Tentative start: January 2023. See the full posting for more information: