Research Data Lead

University of New England (AU)

About the job

Reference Number222154 – Research Data Lead

Research Data Lead

Library Services

  • Continuing, full-time
  • $ 89,360 to $ 100,052 per annum (HEO 7)
  • Plus 17%employer superannuation. Salary packaging options are available.
  • Relocation assistance provided
  • Applicants must have ongoing full-time work rights (UNE will not provide sponsorship for this role)

The University of New England (UNE), Armidale is a regionally based, globally networked university that is renowned for the quality of its student experience and the excellence of its research specialisations. UNE pioneered teaching to external students making it the most experienced provider of distance and innovative online education. Currently there are over 26,000 students (84% of whom are distance/online students) and approximately 1,200 academic and general staff.

The UNE decadal strategic plan, Future Fit 2021-2030 , has been developed to guide the University to deliver on its enduring vision to support the aspirations of individuals in communities, and communities within regions, in a digital age.

About The Business Unit

The University Library includes the Dixson Library, the Law Library and the University’s Archives and Heritage Centre. With UNE’s collective Future Fit goals central to our focus, we are re-imagining the University Library as a key strategic partner in delivering first-class education and research regionally, nationally, and internationally.

Located within the Student Experience Division, our priorities are aligned with student success, engagement and collaboration programmes. We are committed to the maximisation of digital access to content and services which bolster our contributions to the University’s overall digital transformation. We are future fitting our vision, services and workforce to nurture a culture of innovation and bold imagination in a digital age. We aim to foster an open and collaborative environment that not only brings world-class information resources to the table, but also showcases the University’s exceptional research outputs to a global audience.

About The Role

The Research Data Lead plays a key role in the management of research data within the University. This role is responsible for leading the development of engagement, training and support services aligned with the requirements of the Australian Code for the Responsible Conduct of Research and research funding agencies and UNE policies for data management planning, research data storage and accessibility.

About You

To be successful in this role, you will have:

Excellent Communication skills, including the ability to present to groups in an engaging manner. The ability to collaborate, plan, present concept briefs and produce reports. Excellent attention to detail, work as part of team and independently.

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