New York University, Division of Libraries
Job Overview

The 2020-2021Resident will work in the Digital Scholarship Services (DSS) at NYU Libraries.DSS helps NYU faculty, students, and staff incorporate digital scholarshiptools and methods into their research and teaching. By helping scholars plan,analyze, visualize, store, share, and publish their work, our services workacross disciplines to advance digital humanities and digital publishing at NYUand beyond.

Candidates whomeet one of the following criteria are eligible to apply:

  1. Individuals who have completed their MLS/MLIS within thelast three years; or
  2. Individuals who have completed their Ph.D. within thelast three years or who will have completed their Ph.D. by September 1, 2020

The selectioncommittee looks for evidence of scholarly achievement (honors, awards,publications), commitment to library instruction, experience workingcollaboratively to develop new initiatives, and the potential to develop as alibrary professional. In particular, applicants are encouraged to describe howthey can support DSS efforts in coordinating digital scholarship workshops andtraining, including curriculum design, instruction, and training; outreach andcommunity engagement; and building a program to mentor and develop intern andgraduate student staff.

Appointments arefor two years and begin in September 2020. Fellows are appointed as “AssistantCurator/Faculty Fellow” and receive salary; an annual housing allowance; andresearch allowance and appropriate professional development opportunities. TheUniversity also provides a benefits package, including medical and dentalcoverage.

How to apply:

Please visit thefollowing link: complete your application. APPLICATIONPERIOD CLOSES ON OCTOBER 28, 2019. Pleasenote that a mentorship plan is not required for the application. Mentors willbe assigned after acceptance into the Fellowship. For additionalinformation about the program and its FAQs, please visit: For moreinformation about the NYU Libraries, please visit and to learn about our values please read: Any questions about the program, please contact EnriqueYanez, Assistant Dean for Human Resources at NYU Libraries([email protected])  

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Job Detail
  • Offered Salary40,000 - 60,000
  • Employer NameNew York University, Division of Libraries
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