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FIU - Research and Data Repository Manager
Research and Data Repository Manager
The Florida International University Libraries (FIU Libraries) are in search of a Research and Data Repository Manager to join our team of Digital Collections experts. The Research and Data Repository Manager will play a pivotal role in overseeing and safeguarding our university’s research and scholarly output, with a primary focus on ensuring accessibility, discoverability, and long-term sustainability. The ideal candidate will have a passion for information management, digital preservation best practices, and a commitment to facilitating open access to scholarly and institutional content.
  • Manages the day-to-day operations of the libraries’ research and data repository activities.
  • Works closely with departmental leadership in developing and refining guidelines on research data practices.
  • Promotes the libraries’ repository services to faculty, researchers, and students.
  • Collects, organizes, and digitally archives research, scholarly works including publications and data, and other university content within the IR and Data Repository.
  • Participates in the ongoing identification and recruitment curation of content through outreach initiatives in collaboration with departmental liaisons.
  • Provides guidance to manage and enable discovery of digital assets and associated metadata in discovery tools, catalogues, archives, and repositories.
  • Supports publication of peer-reviewed research journals, conferences, and other institutional activities through the IR.
  • Creates, enhances, and maintains metadata for digital objects, adhering to recognized standards such as Dublin Core, ensuring comprehensive and accurate metadata, improving discoverability and accessibility of the repositories’ content.
  • Works with the Libraries technical team to update and implement IR and data management technologies.
  • Participates in grant related activities including proposal development and implementation.
  • Supports data literacy programs and initiatives, including trainings on data management practices, file organization, metadata creation, and data documentation.
  • Collaborates on library-wide strategies for long-term preservation of digital materials.
For further information or to apply, please visit careers.fiu.edu and reference Job Opening ID # 532368.
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The position will be open until filled. However, applications will be reviewed starting 7/5/2024
Position: FIU - Research and Data Repository Manager
Organization: Florida International University
Location: Miami,  FL 
United States
Posting Start Date: 6/27/2024
Date Posted: 6/27/2024
Status: This listing expires on: 8/26/2024
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Florida International University
11200 SW 8th Street

Miami,  FL 33199
United States
Jamie Rogers