Titre de l’offre d’emploi: Expert Open Access

lieu de travail : ville + département: Luxembourg Learning Centre : Esch-sur-Alzette/Luxembourg

Introduction et contexte: The University of Luxembourg is an international research university with a distinctly multilingual and interdisciplinary character. The University was founded in 2003 and counts more than 6,700 students and more than 2,000 employees from around the world. The University’s faculties and interdisciplinary centres ;focus on research in the areas of Computer Science and ICT Security, Materials Science, European and International Law, Finance and Financial Innovation, Education, Contemporary and Digital History. In addition, the University focuses on cross-disciplinary research in the areas of Data Modelling and Simulation as well as Health and System Biomedicine. Times Higher Education ranks the University of Luxembourg #3 worldwide for its “international outlook,” #20 in the Young University Ranking 2021 and among the top 250 universities worldwide.

The University of Luxembourg is recruiting for its Library, the Luxembourg Learning Centre, a Librarian specialist. We’re looking for people driven by excellence, excited about innovation, and looking to make a difference. If this sounds like you, you’ve come to the right place!

Missions: Your Role…

Promoting the institutional repository ORBi!u and contribute to its development

To explain and promote Open Access concepts to researchers and research support staff and inform about policy mandates and their compliance (e.g. FNR, Horizon Europe)
To participate in the institutional repository (ORBi!u) helpdesk, answering questions from users and providing training sessions on how to use the tool
To participate in the launch of a major upgrade of ORBi!u, coordinating the communication campaign and ensure the transition to the new version goes as smoothly as possible for the users

Supporting researchers in Research Data Management

To provide up-to-date expertise of best practices in Research Data Management and provide help to researchers and organise train-the-trainer sessions for research support staff
To review and comment on Data Management Plans using the DMPonline platform

Promoting Open Science and Responsible research practices

To actively engage with faculty, students and staff in order to develop strong working relationships and to seek opportunities for collaboration
To speak knowledgably about responsible research issues and initiatives as well as Open Science and scholarly communication topics (e.g. pre-registration, open peer-reviewing, EOSC)
To continuously monitor and keep up-to-date with emerging patterns and hot topics in scholarly communication

Participating in the library activities

To participate in the activities of the User Services Department
To conduct training sessions related to scientific publication for student, doctoral students and researchers

Profil recherché: What we expect from you…

Master degree in Information/Documentation Science or equivalent degree preferably with an experience in a library
Excellent knowledge of the scientific publishing world and on trends in Open Access policies
Excellent knowledge of RDM and DMPs
Knowledge of the research environment in Luxembourg is an asset
Experience as a trainer, preferably in the field of scholarly communication
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to prioritise tasks, good organisational skills and attention to details
Team spirit, curiosity, dynamism and sense of initiative
Fluent in English, good level in French and/or German (spoken & written), Luxembourgish would be an asset

Modalités de recrutement: In Short…

Contract Type: Permanent
Work Hours: Full Time 40.0 Hours per Week
Location: Belval
Job Reference: UOL05175

Contacts pour candidater: How to apply…

Applications should include:

Curriculum Vitae
Cover letter

Early application is highly encouraged, as the applications will be processed upon reception. Please apply ONLINE formally through the HR system. Applications by email will not be considered.

The University of Luxembourg embraces inclusion and diversity as key values. We are fully committed to removing any discriminatory barrier related to gender, and not only, in recruitment and career progression of our staff.
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Type de contrat: CDI