Department: USF Libraries/0-4001-000
College/Division: Academic Affairs
Salary Plan: Faculty, non-tenure track
Hiring Salary/Salary Range: Negotiable
Position Number: 00003036
The USF Libraries’ Research Platform Teams (RPT) partner with graduate students and faculty in departments and across disciplinary clusters to promote innovative, collaborative services and drive research discovery. The teams establish deep relationships with faculty and graduate students, forging active partnerships through research, publication, grant writing, teaching, and informed collection management. Librarian team leads will participate in a comprehensive approach to the research process.
The strategy combines librarians with subject expertise at or above the Master’s level with professionals possessing functional expertise in such domains as data management, GIS, statistics, AR/VR, design, 3D visualization, and more. RPTs assume responsibility for the collections that are associated with their targeted discipline/disciplinary cluster and are encouraged to teach credit-bearing courses in their assigned area.
We are excited to announce two new position in our emerging Research Platform Team (RPT) unit! Immediate RPT openings are available for qualified librarians in the following area: Digital Humanities. Successful candidates will join existing teams covering the Geosciences and History/Classics. Although experts in GIS, 3D technologies, and data management are already available to support the new teams, new RPT leads will each be invited to recommend additional professional hires to support their team goals.
A Master’s degree from an ALA-accredited program in library science and appropriate experience as a professional librarian, consistent with university guidelines. Evidence of professional growth through publication, association activities or other contributions to the field.
The ideal candidate will possess:
We are open to all levels of excellence. Tell us how you envision your contributions as a Digital Humanities Librarian at our Preeminent Research University.
Please upload your cover letter, CV and a research statement that describes your future research interests and activities.
Physical address where the job position is located.
Applicants are invited to learn more at https://www.usf.edu/work-at-usf/careers/ and search for job posting #20517.