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Data Curator

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Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
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Collaborates and consults with Bank staff, including research staff, on the selection, research, acquisition, documentation, organization, and storage of information.

Key Activities:
• Develop and maintain knowledge about data curation activities including assignment of identifiers for papers and data, and maintenance of archival information packages.
• Acquire and maintain knowledge of research data curation trends and issues in institutional repositories.
• Become familiar with data citation and linking work to be able to maintain data citation database.
• Build relationships with users and technical staff to ensure data storage, organization and long-term preservation.
• Develop and maintain relationships with data curation community to be able to coordinate training as needed.
• Develop and maintain expertise on long-term preservation of research data.


• Master’s degree from ALA-accredited institution in Library Science required; coursework emphasizing data curation or data archival services preferred. Alternatively, an advanced degree in a data-intensive research field and minimum one year of relevant experience in an academic or research setting would be considered.
• Familiarity with issues in research data curation and dissemination preferred.
• Demonstrated interest in practices in data transfer, infrastructure, and interoperability.
• Experience or familiarity with archival platforms preferred.

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