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Scholarly Engagement Strategist-- Oklahoma State University Library

posted Jul 27, 2017, 5:13 AM by Lars Hagelin
The Scholarly Engagement Strategist, will provide leadership and education in designing and defining strategies and services that support faculty and researchers in measuring their research impact and exercising their publishing options, strengthen the Library’s existing relationships with local and national partners, and develop best practices, programs, and services in this area. Additionally, you will participate in liaison activities for assigned departments, matched with your strengths.

The Oklahoma State University Library seeks creative librarians with a passion for learning and teaching who are eager to drive their own projects, innovate, and tackle challenges head on. Library faculty are actively engaged in the OSU academic research lifecycle and develop strong collaborations with faculty, researchers, students, and partners.

Required Qualifications
  • ALA-MLIS or master’s in related discipline 
  • Three years of experience with scholarly communication, copyright, intellectual property and fair use issues 
  • Knowledge of issues, trends, and current applications of digital scholarship, copyright, author rights, open data, and related areas 
  • Commitment to working with and engaging diverse students and colleagues within and outside the department. 
A successful Scholarly Engagement Strategist will possess strong organizational and leadership skills; excellent communication ability; collegiality and excellent interpersonal skills; and an appreciation for diverse constituencies.

You will be offered a competitive salary and benefits package, including a generous holiday schedule and leave accrual. You will be offered start-up funding for research or travel, have access to a full communication team to help develop and deliver your message, and have the flexibility to cultivate programming from the ground up.

Application review begins August 9, 2017, and continues until position is filled. For consideration of your application materials, you should apply through the University’s website at

Oklahoma State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/E-verify employer