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Research Data Archivist

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The Odum Institute at the University of North Carolina
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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.

  • Advanced degree in Information and Library Science.
  • 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.
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  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae / Resume
  3. List of References

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