Specialist, Geographic Information Systems

at University of Arizona (view profile)
Location Tucson, AZ, Arizona
Date Posted February 7, 2019
Category Academic
Job Type Full-time
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Twitter Handle @uazlibraries


The University of Arizona Libraries’ Office of Digital Innovation and Stewardship (ODIS) seeks a Specialist, Geographic Information Systems that will focus on developing and providing support for geographic information systems (GIS) and geospatial data services by developing workshops on GIS for campus, working with instructors on integrating online mapping and visualization into their classes, and responding to GIS and map related reference questions. In addition, this position will support and enhance the Spatial Data Explorer (SDE), a geospatial data portal. The geospatial data portal is a one-stop website for previewing data, querying data, viewing metadata, downloading data and sharing with others. This support will include an assessment and evaluation of long-term sustainability options, identifying enhancements to apply to the SDE software bundle, working with the Technology, Strategy and Services (TeSS) department; and working with faculty and graduate students to identify geospatial data to add to the SDE.