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Located in the heart of Chicago’s Magnificent Mile, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine has built a national reputation for excellence through a strong history of collaboration, interdisciplinary medical education, and research. Along with Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Northwestern Medical Group (NMG), it is part of the premier academic medical center known as Northwestern Medicine. The Galter Health Sciences Library & Learning Center, a division of NUCATS, Northwestern’s clinical and translational sciences institute, shares Northwestern’s commitment to excellence, and fosters the creation and sharing of knowledge among the faculty, staff, and students of the Feinberg School of Medicine and its affiliates. Library staff and faculty strive to improve and enhance health care through innovation and leadership in the organization, delivery, management, and use of quality information to support the educational, research, and patient care needs of our users.

Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.

Here are the current employment opportunities at the Galter Health Sciences Library & Learning Center. To apply for any of these positions, please follow the directions in the full description.

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Digital Library Programmer

The Galter Health Sciences Library & Learning Center seeks an innovative, collaborative, forward-thinking, flexible, and user-focused developer to bring energy, creativity, and expertise to this position. The Digital Library Programmer participates as technical expert in design, development, coding, testing, and/or debugging of major new software and/or significant enhancements to existing software which may include applications over multiple platforms; collaborates with other staff; manages complex projects independently and assists in estimating and planning for future development work; and performs complex system integration tasks. JobID: Digital Library Programmer (35043)

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Data Librarian / Community Manager

Galter Health Sciences Library seeks an innovative, outgoing, and energetic professional to support the recently awarded CTSA Program Center for Data to Health Coordinating Center (CD2H). Working collaboratively with all 9 CD2H funded sites, as well as with the larger CTSA Program community (including researchers, IT teams, data professionals, students, libraries, and more), this full-time, non-tenured faculty librarian will lead and advance community building activities, facilitate a rich social coding environment to support project priorities and deliverables, and contribute to robust data- and informatics-oriented practices and projects. This position is a full-time, non-tenured faculty librarian and will participate in secondary assignments based on qualifications, interests, and need.

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Updated: December 7th, 2018 11:06