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Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education’s "Great Colleges to Work For." Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas through the efforts of Baptist pioneers, Baylor is the oldest continually operating university in Texas. The university provides a vibrant campus community for over 15,000 students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries by blending interdisciplinary research with an international reputation for educational excellence and a faculty commitment to teaching and scholarship. Baylor is actively recruiting new faculty with a strong commitment to the classroom and an equally strong commitment to discovering new knowledge as we pursue our bold vision, Pro Futuris.

Baylor seeks to fill the following faculty positions in the Central Libraries.

Tracking ID#: F011999 and F012000

POSITION: Digital Scholarship Liaison Librarian (two open positions)

QUALIFICATIONS: Master’s degree in library/information science, or relevant graduate degree in a related field. Demonstrated experience in the use and application of one or more of the following digital research tools and approaches (mastery of a least one is required): data visualization, text mining and analysis, data encoding standards, image analysis, 3D visualization and modeling, digital scholarship platforms, GIS tools and methods, and/or data management.


The DSLL develops digital scholarship services, partnerships, programming, and project plans; facilitates the use of library content for digital scholarship creation by faculty and students; and serves as a liaison to one or more academic departments. This is an academic professional position with faculty status. For a full job description, please CLICK HERE.

RANK AND SALARY: Commensurate with experience and qualifications.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE:Applications will be reviewed beginning immediately and will be accepted until the position is filled. To ensure full consideration, complete applications must be submitted by July 1, 2015.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Please submit electronically 1) letter of application, 2) current CV, and 3) contact information for three references to Shā Towers, Chair, Digital Scholarship Librarians Search Committee,

Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, marital status, pregnancy status, military service, genetic information, and disability. As a religious educational institution, Baylor is lawfully permitted to consider an applicant’s religion as a selection criteria. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.