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Appointment Type: Academic SpecialistDepartment: IUSM - Ruth Lilly Medical LibraryCampus: IU School of Medicine IndianapolisPosition SummaryLiaison/Research Librarian RUTH LILLY MEDICAL LIBRARY, INDIANA UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE Based in vibrant Indianapolis, IN, the Ruth Lilly Medical Library seeks a dynamic, collaborative, and talented Liaison/Research Librarian to consult with faculty, students, and other researchers on research issues. The person in this position will plan, promote, and provide instruction and information services that support the needs of students, residents, faculty, researchers, and staff of the Indiana University School of Medicine (IUSM). This is a tenure-track faculty position that will report to the Associate Director for Public Services.IUSM is the nation's largest medical school with nine campuses throughout Indiana. This school is one of the nation's premiere medical schools and is an innovative leader in medical education, research, and clinical care. IUSM is located in Indianapolis on the Indiana University-Purdue University campus. Indianapolis is the 13th largest city in the nation and the state capital, consistently ranking as one of the cleanest and safest cities in the country. Forbes magazine recently listed Indianapolis as one of the 10 best downtowns in the country, with a cost of living below the national average. Please visit to learn more about Indianapolis. RESPONSIBILITIESResearch Services Serves as a liaison to departments/groups across our nine campus statewide system with a strong research focus such as Medical and Molecular Genetics, the Indiana Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (Indiana CTSI), Research Affairs, the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC), etc. Provides research support to faculty, students, and staff in areas related to evaluation, visualization, scholarly communication, and reporting of research impact. Contributes to university- and campus-wide initiatives to develop policies, services, and infrastructure to support research services through collaboration with IUSM/IUPUI faculty and staff. Provides and contributes to curriculum and course development, training and workshops for IUSM students, faculty, and staff. Provides reference and expert searching services to support research, clinical practice, and medical education. Collaboration Participates in a team approach to providing prompt and effective consultation, instructional services, and reference expertise to students, faculty, and staff. Cultivates partnerships and collaborates with faculty on projects including teaching, grants, manuscripts, paper, or poster presentations. Contributes to the overall development and innovation of the library and the profession by participating in library, campus, university, state, regional or national meetings, committees, workgroups and task forces or by representing the library on consortia. Develops a full network of contacts within assigned liaison areas (departments/units, institutes, regional IUSM campuses, and centers) and anticipates and meets their information needs. Identifies opportunities for library partnerships within IUSM and Indiana University at large. Works with others to develop and revise programs to respond to changing information needs. Scholarly/Professional Manages and prioritizes time effectively, seeking clarification or assistance from the supervisor as issues arise. Maintains current knowledge of the trends and issues in biomedical research, higher education, scholarly communication, research practice and health care. Pursues an active and ongoing career plan in the areas of job performance, professional development/research support and service. Standards are outlined in the IUPUI Promotion & Tenure Guidelines: Designs and implements a plan for continuing education, continuing professional development and actively contributes to the development of health sciences librarianship through scholarly and service activities. Participates on other projects and initiatives as assigned. Basic Qualifications ALA-accredited Master's degree or advanced degree in relevant field. Two years of professional experience in a health or sciences library or equivalent experience. Ability to work in a collegial, collaborative work environment and maintain positive professional working relationships with faculty members, supervisor, and peers. Demonstrated record of designing projects and concluding them in a timely fashion. Record of scholarship, teaching, and/or active membership in a professional organization. Excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills. Department Contact for QuestionsAmy Blevins OAA #: IUSM002742016

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Company: Indiana University - School Of Medicine

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