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Friday, June 22, 2012

F/T - Publications Svcs Science Librarian - Cold Spring Harbor Lab (NY)

Publications Services Science Librarian

Functional Area Library
Requisition Number 00076-E

Opening Information
Job Status Full Time
Education Required Graduate Degree
Experience Required 1 - 3 Years

Position Description 
The Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Library and Archives is currently seeking the ideal candidate for the Publications Services Science Librarian position. This is an opportunity to work with and provide information to the scientific community of our institution. The responsibilities of this position will include serving as liasion to our research laboratories by forging relationships with faculty and students and creating innovative information resource management tools that respond to trends in scientific research. The candidate will also manage the Institutional Repository of scientific publications and other data produced by our researchers.

Position Requirements 

An interest in current Life Sciences research and experience in science communication.
The ideal candidate will be expected to work on tasks requiring creativity and independent thinking along with a proven understanding of fundamental research and computer principals.
Advanced degree in a Life Science required.
MLS or experience in scholarly publications or a science library desired.
Proficiency with Microsoft Office applicationsincluding Excel and Access.
Knowledge of medical, biological, chemical and allied subjects.
Knowledge of bibliographic databases such as PubMed, etc.
Excellent interpersonal, multitasking, verbal and written communication skills are required.
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) is a private, not-for-profit research and education institution at the forefront of molecular biology and genetics. We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.

To Apply
If interested, please apply for this position online:
Position # 00076-E
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Applicant Documents Required Documents
Resume or Curriculum Vitae
Cover Letter