Clinical Informationist, Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, UVA, Charlottesville, VA

The University of Virginia Health Sciences Library seeks a clinical informationist passionate about service.  This position will support clinical departments’ evidence-based practice needs through information discovery, instruction, and consultation. This position is also expected to expand traditional clinical support by developing new services that align with the Health System’s commitment to becoming the safest place to work and receive care.  The clinical informationist will work with clinical teams to establish and evaluate best practice standards, conduct grey literature searches, and participate in interpretation and analysis.  Candidates need not have experience in all areas, just a willingness to learn. 

The successful candidate must have a master’s degree in either Library Science (ALA accredited), Public Health, Nursing, or other master’s degree combined with relevant work experience.  Preference will be given to candidates who have a familiarity with quality improvement methods, scientific methodologies, or health information resources.

To apply, visit and search Posting Number 0616977.  Complete a Candidate Profile online, attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references.  The position will remain open to applications until filled.  Applications received before September 30, 2015 will receive priority.

For further information about the position and application process, please contact Bart Ragon at or (434) 243-6058.

The University of Virginia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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