The Research Support Librarian II (Health Sciences) provides Evidence-Based Medicine (EBM) and Evidence-Based Public Health (EBPH) resources, tools and training, and research support in general biomedical and public health resources to the departments and programs in the Health Sciences Center at Tulane University. This position is part of the Matas Library’s coordinated team approach to user support services offering research consultations, general or specialized instruction, and programming tailored to the requirements of the clinical, biomedical research, and public health communities at the point and place of need. As part of the Tulane Libraries’ broader scholarly engagement groups, this position will collaborate with colleagues on the uptown campus in instruction and outreach efforts as appropriate to serve the whole of the life and health sciences communities at Tulane.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES/COMPETENCIES TYPICALLY NEEDED TO PERFORM THIS JOB SUCCESSFULLY:
Strong computer/technology skills
Demonstrated teaching experience
Excellent writing and oral communication skills
Ability to work effectively with a variety of faculty, staff, students across the University, the health sciences centers, and the community at large.
Minimum of 2 years of research support and teaching experience in an academic medical information center or clinical or public health setting.
Demonstrated experience in the use of health sciences information resources, including Evidence-Based Medicine (EBM), clinical resources & tools, Evidence-Based Public Health (EBPH), and NLM/NCBI resources/tools.
Excellent presentation, instruction, with written and oral communication skills.
Demonstrated proficiency in the use of relevant information technologies, information management tools, and analytical and searching techniques beyond a novice level.
ALA accredited MLS or other relevant graduate degree (e.g., Master of Science in health-related fields).
Experience with emerging information technology hardware and software.
Bachelor’s or graduate degree in the life or biomedical sciences, public health, or related field.
Any certification/documentation in advanced or specialized user service training.
Tulane is an EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled employer.
How To Apply
See Job openings at the Rudolph Matas Library of the Health Sciences: http://matas.tulane.edu/about/librarian-staff-positions