From: Lyndsi Prignon [mailto:[log in to unmask]]
Sent: Friday, August 24, 2012 9:25 AM
Subject: Position Announcement - Digital Scholarship Initiatives Coordinator


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Position Announcement

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Digital Scholarship Initiatives Coordinator, Digital Scholarship & Preservation Services – 18333

The Cornell University Library is seeking a Digital Scholarship Initiatives Coordinator. Reporting to the AUL for Digital Scholarship & Preservation Services (DSPS), the Digital Scholarship Initiatives Coordinator will provide leadership in conceptualizing and implementing new digital scholarship and preservation initiatives with a focus on needs assessment, requirements analysis, and business planning. One of the key responsibilities will be facilitating the implementation of CUL’s scholarly communication outreach program by partnering with subject liaisons to understand service needs, coordinate awareness sessions, and facilitate forming new partnerships with faculty in pursuing digital research and teaching initiatives.

CUL’s DSPS program facilitates collaborations within the Cornell University community in the creation and management of digital scholarly content in support of learning, teaching, and research. The program also has a national and international presence and facilitates sharing and archiving of content through online repositories such as e-publishing systems or institutional and subject repositories such as Program staff work closely with the Library's IT group in developing technical solutions, collaborating with the Library's departmental liaisons and subject specialists in identifying needs and delivering services, and faculty in using information technologies integration of technologies to enhance teaching and research activities.


The main responsibilities include:

Qualifications –


No relocation assistance is provided for this position. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.


Cornell University is an innovative Ivy League university and a great place to work. Our inclusive community of scholars, students and staff impart an uncommon sense of larger purpose and contribute creative ideas to further the university's mission of teaching, discovery and engagement. Located in Ithaca, NY, Cornell's far-flung global presence includes the medical college's campuses on the Upper East Side of Manhattan and Doha, Qatar, as well as the new CornellNYC Tech campus to be built on Roosevelt Island in the heart of New York City.


Diversity and inclusion have been and continue to be a part of our heritage. Cornell University is a recognized EEO/AA employer and educator.


Organization - -Digital Scholar & Pres Svcs

Schedule  -Full-time

Job Type - -Standard

Overtime Status - -Exempt 

Contact Name - -Lyndsi Prignon

Number of Openings - 1

University Job Title - -Project Manager

Level - -G

Sector* - -Endowed




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