30 Aug 2018

Full-Time Librarian, Research Data Management – NTU Library

AdministratorSingapore, Singapore

Job Description

Librarian, Research Data Management

NTU Library invites applications for the role of Librarian, Research Data Management  to support the Research Data Management team. The successful candidate will be expected to provide research data management related services to the NTU community by assisting in the development and implementation of the research data management services, including user engagement for data curation, instructional training and provision of online guides on research data management. This is a 6 months contract position (subject to renewal).

Key responsibilities:

  • Engage individual data depositors to increase discoverability and reusability of their research data through the enhancement of metadata and inclusion of data documentation in the NTU research data repository, DR-NTU (Data)
  • Consult subject specific best practices and good examples to share with data depositors
  • Assist in the provision of training to researchers on research data management related topics
  • Provide support in use of tools and research outputs management platforms to keep track and reporting of research impact of published datasets in DR-NTU (Data)
  • Assist in research data management related roadshow talks, workshops, seminars and other events



  • MSc in Information Studies or MLIS
  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline
  • Knowledge of research data management best practices across the research lifecycle, including creating, processing, analysis, preservation, access, and reuse of research data
  • At least 3 years of experience working in an academic library or research setting, preferably with exposure to scholarly communications and research support
  • Experience in conducting training and providing outreach services
  • Experience with quantitative and qualitative data analysis applications, including SPSS software/data
  • Experience with creating metadata and working with digital repositories


To apply, please submit application, resume and cover letter here.

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Job Categories: Academic Libraries, Featured, Nanyang Technological University, and Singapore. Job Types: Full-Time.

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