Collaborator point of support Research Data management (RDM)

Posted: 14-05-2018


Working in close collaboration with the director of the libraries, Research Coordination and the IT department you will be responsible for the library support towards RDM to researchers and you will develop a broader support structure throughout the libraries.


Main Responsibilities:

This strategically important post will have 5 core responsibilities:

  1. You are responsible for the development of services from the libraries supporting RDM
  2. You capture the needs from researchers and are capable in translating these into advise for the libraries and other departments on how to better support RDM
  3. You provide policy documents on RDM for the university board
  4. You are a member of the RDM working force
  5. You organize and give instruction sessions


Skills & Qualifications:

  • Master degree or equal through experience
  • Experience with research data
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Good networker
  • Excellent knowledge of Dutch and English
  • You are independent and a good teamplayer

Reporting To: Library Director

University Hosting the Position: KU Leuven, Belgium

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