The University of Luxembourg is a multilingual, international research University.
The University of Luxembourg is recruiting for its Library Department an
Advocate for Scholarly Communication and Research Process
Explain and promote OA and OS policies and the use of ORBilu with faculty and graduate students.
Manage contact with users via the ORBilu helpdesk and the organisation of training sessions, conferences, workshops, and road shows.
Actively participate in the OpenAIRE project as the National OA Desk for Luxembourg
Drive forward the national working group on the development of a National Open Science Policy.
Actively engage with faculty, students and staff in order to develop strong working relationships.
Seek opportunities for collaboration with departments or institutes in the research arena.
Speak knowledgably about issues such as scholarly communication, open science, institutional repositories.
Monitor patterns of research and emerging issues in scholarly communication.
Demonstrate competency on broad issues of copyright and how to responsibly use resources in an academic setting.
Contribute to develop research evaluation support services and assist academics with bibliometrics
Participate in the activities of the User Services Department
Master degree (min. Bac+5), preferably in Information / Documentation Science or equivalent degree with experience in a library.
Excellent knowledge of the scientific publishing world and on trends in Open Science policy.
Good knowledge of the research environment in Luxembourg.
Good working knowledge of copyright law
Excellent communication skills.
Rigor, organisational skills, customer oriented
Team spirit, curiosity, dynamism and sense of initiative
Fluent in English, good level in French and / or German (spoken & written), Luxembourgish would be an asset.
An interesting and varied work within a young and dynamic team
Pleasant working atmosphere
Interested candidates are invited to apply online by March 1st, 2019 via the following link
The University of Luxembourg is an equal opportunity employer. All applications will be treated in strict confidence.
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