Job Application for Vice President of Community Growth at Wikimedia Foundation

“The Wikimedia Foundation is seeking a Vice President of Community Growth to advance the Wikimedia movement’s vision of every single human being able to freely share in the sum of all knowledge; as well as its strategic direction, which states that by 2030, Wikimedia will become the essential infrastructure of the ecosystem of free knowledge, and anyone who shares our vision will be able to join us. …”

Schmidt Futures Supports Invest in Open Infrastructure | Invest in Open Infrastructure

“We are thrilled to announce that Invest in Open Infrastructure (IOI) has been generously supported with an award of 150k USD from Schmidt Futures, a philanthropic initiative founded by Eric and Wendy Schmidt. IOI is an effort to enable durable, scalable, and long lasting open scientific and scholarly infrastructure to emerge, thrive, and deliver its benefits on a global scale. We are a global coalition of projects, organizations, and initiatives actively working to build a sustainable future for open scholarly infrastructure….

With this initial support, we will be opening the search for a Director in the next few weeks. This will be a full time, remote-friendly position offered in partnership with IOI’s fiscal sponsor Code for Science & Society. Stay tuned for more details on this opportunity, and visit investinopen.org to show your support and get the latest news….”

 

Scholarly Communications and Copyright Librarian (K-State Libraries)

“Kansas State University Libraries invite applications and nominations for a creative, collaborative, and service-minded individual to join our Center for the Advancement of Digital Scholarship (CADS) as Scholarly Communication and Copyright Librarian. The individual in this position will have a primary focus of leading, educating, and providing outreach for copyright services, open access, and K-State’s Open/Alternative Textbook Initiative, and will help support the Center’s other services. This position reports to the CADS team lead in the Academic Services Department.

Following a May 22, 2018 fire in Hale Library, the university’s main library, the administration, faculty and staff, who had been looking forward to the creation of a first-floor learning commons, have instead reimagined the entire library from the ground up. Vital to the future of K-State Libraries will be strengthened scholarly communication and copyright services.

This is a full-time tenure-track academic appointment carrying full faculty status and responsibilities.  The candidate must have a commitment to scholarly/creative activities and professional service necessary for pursuing tenure at Kansas State University Libraries….”

Research Data & Scholarly Communications Librarian

“Under the general direction of the Manager of the Research and Scholarly Communication Services department or designee, the Research Data and Scholarly Communication librarian plays a central role in implementing scholarly communication programs at UMMS [University of Massachusetts Medical School], including appropriate library-based research data support services. The position contributes to the library’s efforts to provide practical and valuable services in support of the research enterprise on campus. The position collaborates with faculty, graduate students, academic units, research center personnel, and colleagues to provide customized library services for scholarly communication and research….”

Code for Science & Society | Jobs with CS&S and Sponsored Projects

“Are you interested in open science, open source, open scholarship, and public interest technology? Do you love helping things run smoothly? Organizing information? Managing projects? Facilitating team communication? Sorting out logistics? Then we need you! Come help a small multi-organizational, distributed team to support the future of open public interest technology in science, civic tech, new media, and beyond!…”

Code for Science & Society | Jobs with CS&S and Sponsored Projects

“Are you interested in open science, open source, open scholarship, and public interest technology? Do you love helping things run smoothly? Organizing information? Managing projects? Facilitating team communication? Sorting out logistics? Then we need you! Come help a small multi-organizational, distributed team to support the future of open public interest technology in science, civic tech, new media, and beyond!…”

Digital Scholarship Librarian | Harvard University

“The individual in this position will assist the Associate Director of Scholarly Communication at the Countway Library in a variety of digital initiatives and open science activities that support students, faculty, and staff at Harvard Medical School, Harvard School of Public Health, and collaborative projects with colleagues throughout the Harvard Library system.

 

The Digital Scholarship Librarian will provide services, support, and instruction to the Harvard Longwood Campus community as part of the Harvard Library’s wide-ranging efforts to advance access and dissemination of scholarship produced and consumed by Harvard University. Understanding and supporting the key digital technologies which are central to current trends in research production, publication, and dissemination, will be required attributes for the incumbent in this role. Furthermore, the Digital Scholarship Librarian will lead the Countway Library’s participation in the Harvard Library’s Institutional Repository (DASH), NIH PubMed Central deposits, open data initiatives, and research assessment tools….”

Digital Scholarship Librarian | Harvard University

“The individual in this position will assist the Associate Director of Scholarly Communication at the Countway Library in a variety of digital initiatives and open science activities that support students, faculty, and staff at Harvard Medical School, Harvard School of Public Health, and collaborative projects with colleagues throughout the Harvard Library system.

 

The Digital Scholarship Librarian will provide services, support, and instruction to the Harvard Longwood Campus community as part of the Harvard Library’s wide-ranging efforts to advance access and dissemination of scholarship produced and consumed by Harvard University. Understanding and supporting the key digital technologies which are central to current trends in research production, publication, and dissemination, will be required attributes for the incumbent in this role. Furthermore, the Digital Scholarship Librarian will lead the Countway Library’s participation in the Harvard Library’s Institutional Repository (DASH), NIH PubMed Central deposits, open data initiatives, and research assessment tools….”

Jobs | Dryad news and views

“Dryad is seeking a dynamic new Executive Director to lead the continuing development and full operation of the organization during this time of ambitious growth and transformation. The ideal candidate will have proven experience working within the open data and open science communities and will skillfully leverage their knowledge to enable Dryad to expand partnerships with journals, scientific societies, research institutions, libraries, and funding organizations….”

1168219FP-R Software Engineer – Recruitment at the University of Southampton

“Applications are invited for a Software Engineer to work as part of an Enterprise team within the University of Southampton.

EPrints Services are part of the successful and long running enterprise activities in the School of Electronics and Computer Science. Enterprise activities are expanding and as such the team needs to grow too….

At the core is an open source repository platform that provides a flexible way to configure operations concerning data capture, structure and presentation, and a range of services that allow content to be accessed in a variety of ways.

We require applicants who can take responsibility for the development of customer focused projects for both EPrints systems and more varied engineering projects relating to Open Data, Digital Education, and systems integrations. All projects require some level of design, programming, testing, project management, and customer support….”