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Employment Opportunities at Welch

The William H. Welch Medical Library, affiliated with the Johns Hopkins University, is one of the country's top medical libraries. Welch Library has a strong history of innovation in technology and service at a world-renowned institution, known for its leadership in clinical care, teaching and research.

The University offers an excellent benefits package, including a customized choice of health care plans, an exceptional retirement plan, a generous vacation package, and educational assistance programs for staff and their dependents.

Please go to https://hrnt.jhu.edu/jhujobs/ for details and to apply. Search by Job # listed.


Librarian (Informationist) III

The Welch Medical Library seeks a collaborative, energetic, and service-oriented Informationist to join an established team of information professionals that serves the faculty, staff and students of the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions (JHMI).  This informationist serves as an information expert for faculty, staff, fellows, residents and students in several assigned departments in the Schools of Medicine, Nursing and Public Health.  The successful candidate will build dynamic, collaborative relationships with departmental members by providing a variety of group instruction sessions, individual consultations and specialized information services and by participating as a member of departmental research- and information-management-related project teams.  The informationist will also build an evolving set of data services to meet the needs of clinical, public health and basic science researchers across the research data lifecycle from its creation to preservation. This position reports to the Associate Director, Informationist Services.

For the full job description, or to apply for this position, please visit our website and search for requisition #330 at Careers at JHU, https://jobs.jhu.edu/ 

For additional information, please contact Blair Anton, banton2@jhmi.edu.

This position requires an ALA-accredited Master’s degree in the Library/Information Sciences, or an advanced graduate degree in a related field, such as informatics, data science, health sciences, or statistics.  A minimum of three years professional experience working in an academic health sciences library or other academic library serving the science disciplines, or in an affiliated clinical/research environment is required.  An understanding of the research process used in a range of disciplines, especially in the health sciences with particular focus on the research lifecycle of data. Knowledge and experience with the lifecycle of research data and data management plan requirements (NIH, NSF, etc.). Familiarity with data management requirements of federal agencies (NIH, NSF, etc.). Strong, demonstrated service orientation with abilities to work effectively in a collaborative team environment.

Software Engineer

In the Digital Systems and Services (DSS) department at Welch Medical Library, we reach into unsolved spaces in research and clinical care, to solve emerging problems for Johns Hopkins University and Medicine.

We seek a software engineer to join our team in the development and support of a repository infrastructure. This challenging and exciting work engages in many important initiatives, including research integrity, research reproducibility, research analytics, precision medicine, clinical metadata cataloging, and digital collections with content ranging from historical medical illustrations to 3d printed models of facial prosthetics.

Join us in applying a user-centered approach, library expertise, and technical logic to make a difference at Johns Hopkins.

Get details and apply here. The Job Requisition ID number is 8509.

Johns Hopkins University is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, disability, marital status, veteran status or any other occupationally irrelevant criteria. The university promotes affirmative action for minorities, women, disabled persons, and veterans.

David Kennedy
Associate Director, Digital Systems and Services
Welch Medical Library