Position: Associate Director, Research Engagement & Health Sciences Partnerships
Deadline Date: Application requested by May 31, 2013
The Associate Director, Research Engagement & Health Sciences Partnerships develops and implements a program of research support for the University's faculty and graduate students and leads the Libraries' partnership program in health sciences.
The Libraries' program of Research Engagement will enhance and strengthen the University's research activities through partnerships between librarians and researchers to discover, manage, analyze, and use information and avenues of scholarly communication. The Associate Director will develop and lead libraries staff in building the program of Research Engagement.
The Health Sciences Partnership program builds and maintains relationships and partnerships with key faculty and staff of the Drexel College of Medicine, the College of Nursing & Health Professions, and the School of Public Health. The Associate Director leads a group of health sciences liaison librarians to embed information literacy and skill development into the curricula of health sciences and provide reference and research consulting. The Associate Director is the primary selector and collections manager for the health sciences resources.
Supplemental Posting Information:
The Associate Director reports to the Director of Library Academic Partnerships; a division that enables students to explore and develop superior levels of competency in the Drexel Student Learning Priorities (DSLP); identifies authoritative information resources for the university community; coaches and guides community members to resources; and facilitates faculty and student research and scholarship.
Drexel University offers an attractive benefits package including tuition remission, a generous retirement package with matching funds (up to 11 percent) and an opportunity to join a talented team of professionals directly helping the University achieve its record growth and quality reputation.
Drexel University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We are especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community.
To apply for this position, please apply online at: www.drexeljobs.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=77059 or visit www.drexeljobs.com and search for Associate Director, Research Engagement & Health Sciences Partnerships. The requisition number is 5303.
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