Research Data Archivist

Position Type: Permanent Staff

Department: H W Odum Inst Res Social Sci - 631300

Appointment Type: EHRA Non-Faculty

Vacancy ID: NF0002374

Position Summary: The primary purpose of this position is to (1) provide management for the Odum Institute social science data archive to include archive materials, systems and staff; (2) provide ongoing data management and archive support for researchers in the social and behavioral sciences at UNC-Chapel Hill and to external users; (3) interface with data producers and institutional partners to promote ongoing collection development; (4) support grant activities related to the archive functions of the Institute; and (5) contribute to the profession through conference participation and research publication.

Application Deadline:

Education Requirements: Advanced degree in Information and Library Science.

Qualification and Experience: An advanced degree in information science with coursework or minimum of 2 years experience in digital data archives is required. Minimum of 2 years supervisory experience. Experience in grant writing is required. Demonstrated proficiency in CSS, HTML, JavaScript, and SQL, with a strong aptitude for learning more complex programming languages and code. Background knowledge in social science research principles and techniques including statistical software packages (e.g., SAS, SPSS, and STATA) is strongly desired.

Equal Opportunity Employer: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Department Contact Name and Title: Latisha Johnson, HR Consultant

Department Contact Telephone Number or Email: latishaj@email.unc.edu