Research Impact Librarian @ University Libraries, FSU

Florida State University (FSU) Libraries is seeking a Research Impact Librarian who will be responsible for developing and supporting services related to research impact measurement and bibliometrics for the FSU community. These services will include analysis and remediation of research impact data captured by various systems as well as outreach and education about best practices for collecting, managing, and analyzing this data.


ALA-accredited Master’s Degree or equivalent experience or degree in one or more fields relevant to the position
Demonstrated experience with bibliometric data sources such as Web of Science, InCites, Scopus, SciVal, and Google Scholar
Knowledge of basic and derivative bibliometrics (publication counts, citation counts, h-index, and other citation-based impact metrics)
Knowledge of issues related to researcher identification and experience using researcher profiling systems (e.g., ORCID, Researcher ID, etc.)
Understanding of issues related to responsible research evaluation using bibliometric data
Understanding of university research environments and ability to work collaboratively in a team-based environment
Strong written and verbal skills for teaching, troubleshooting, and producing documentation and reports
Ability to take initiative, create opportunities, and develop effective partnerships


Demonstrated experience with statistical analysis methods associated with bibliometrics, including data management, manipulation, interpretation, and analysis skills
Experience with planning and facilitating training on using persistent identifiers (such as ORCID) and locating and analyzing bibliometric datasets
Knowledge of and experience tagging Indigenous data with Traditional Knowledge Labels and/or Bicultural notices to indicate Indigenous interest

Full job description and additional information available at

Applications will be accepted until July 5th.

Please direct any questions about the position to:

Devin Soper (he/him)
Director, Office of Digital Research & Scholarship
Florida State University Libraries
850-645-2600 |