Job Responsibilities : Bibliometric Librarian
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Company : US National Institute of Standards and Technology
Location : Gaithersburg, MD US
Educational requirements : Graduate
Perform quantitative and qualitative bibliometric, altmetric, and scientometric studies that analyze citations and author productivity patterns for individuals and groups of researchers, scientists, and engineers that identify research strengths, impact, assess technology transfer, benchmark performance, and identify potential collaborators. Manage, maintain, and oversee the daily operation of the Data Visualization Service. Generate data visualization outputs including tables, charts, maps, and infographics using software tools such as Excel, Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop, Tableau, Gephi and others. Develop and deploy a service plan for the data visualization servicear.
A. Successful completion of one full academic year of graduate study in library science in an accredited college or university, in addition to completion of all work required for a Bachelor’s degree.
B. Successful completion of a total of at least five years of a combination of college-level education, training, and experience. To qualify on this basis, the applicant must establish conclusively that the education, training, and experience provided a knowledge and understanding of the theories, principles, and techniques of professional librarianship; knowledge of literature resources; and the knowledge and abilities essential for providing effective library and information services.
In addition to meeting the basic requirements listed above, applicants must possess one year (52 weeks) of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-09 (ZA-II at NIST). Specialized experience is described as conducting a wide range of quantitative and qualitative bibliometric and citation analyses, creating a variety of data visualizations, conducting literature searches using various STEM bibliographic and fulltext databases, and organizing, analyzing, interpreting, synthesizing, and compiling results.
Successful completion of 3 full years of progressively higher level graduate education in library science or doctoral degree (Ph.D. or equivalent) related to the position.
A combination of education and experience as described above that equates to one year of experience.
This position has an education requirement. Transcripts must be submitted to validate that the education requirement has been met. Unofficial transcripts will be accepted in the application package. However, an official copy will be required prior to a final offer of employment.
Education completed outside of the U.S. must be evaluated by an accredited organization to ensure that it is comparable to education received in accredited institutions in the U.S. Click here to view a listing of accredited organizations from the Department of Education’s website. A copy of the foreign education evaluation (containing the results with a course by course listing) is required with your application.
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Failure to submit required documents, based upon how you apply, may result in loss of consideration due to an incomplete application package.
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