Position Available: Research & Education Librarian at Duke University Medical Center Library & Archives

The Medical Center Library & Archives is committed to building a diverse and inclusive workplace and strongly encourages applications from candidates of all races, genders, ages, ethnicities, cultural heritage or nationalities; religious or political beliefs; sexual orientations or gender identities; or socioeconomic, veteran or ability statuses.

The Duke University Medical Center Library & Archives is seeking a dynamic and proactive librarian for our Research & Education team with a focus on serving the biomedical research community. The Liaison to Biomedical Research serves as the primary point of contact for research integrity initiatives and groups engaging in biomedical research, including the School of Medicine’s basic science graduate programs. The liaison works closely and proactively with the research community, particularly research support offices and the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC). As part of the Research & Education team, the liaison also collaborates with other Research & Education librarians and Duke Health patrons. This position will help shape the library’s evolving research impact services.

The individual in this position joins a responsive, customer-service oriented department that provides curriculum-integrated instruction, advanced searching and systematic review services, in-depth research consultations, online and in-person help, and research impact services. We value diversity, collaboration, and creativity. We offer mentorship, generous professional development, and opportunities for leadership in an entrepreneurial climate. We want you to shine and will set you up for success!

The Medical Center Library & Archives is a well-respected and integral component of quality health professions education, biomedical research, and patient care delivery. Duke University consistently ranks among the top health professions schools, top recipients of NIH funding, and top hospitals.

Visit our website to view the full description: https://mclibrary.duke.edu/about/employment


Salary for this position is competitive and based on experience and education. We welcome entry-level to senior-level applicants for this role. Duke University offers excellent benefit packages, vacation and sick leave, and support for professional development. Please see: https://hr.duke.edu/benefits


Available immediately. Staff are currently working both remotely and on-site. On-site start date is negotiable.


For fullest consideration, please apply by May 28, 2021. Review of applications will begin May 31, 2021.

Please send cover letter(s), CV, and the names, email addresses, and telephone numbers of three references via email to:

Victor Gordon, Associate Director for Administration, victor.gordon@duke.edu

Duke is committed to building an inclusive and diverse university community. Every student, faculty, and staff member – whatever their race, gender, age, ethnicity, cultural heritage or nationality; religious or political beliefs; sexual orientation or gender identity; or socioeconomic, veteran or ability status – has the right to inclusion, respect, agency and voice in the Duke community. Further, all members of the University community have a responsibility to uphold these values and actively foster full participation in university life.

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