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Manager, Research and Scholarly Communication Services, UMass Medical School, Worcester, MA

Are you looking to grow your career in a collaborative, encouraging, and dynamic environment? Do you enjoy working with faculty, researchers, and staff dedicated to the education and research needs of their students? The Lamar Soutter Library at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in Worcester, MA, invites applications for the position of Manager, Research and Scholarly Communication Services department.

Why work at UMass Medical School?

UMass Medical School, Massachusetts' first and only public academic health sciences center, is an award winning public university and one of the leading medical schools in the nation for primary care education. UMass Medical School is also a major center for research, ranking in the top quartile of American medical schools that receive funding from the National Institutes of Health. The Lamar Soutter Library is a vital partner with the medical school and its clinical partner, UMass Memorial Health Care, in supporting research and educational activities. The library is recognized nationally as a leader in services for research data management, research impact, evidence based medicine, and systematic reviews, and oversees the medical school's archives and institutional repository,eScholarship@UMMS.

What is the position?

Under the general direction of the Associate Director, the Research and Scholarly Communication Services Manager leads and supports the Library staff in developing and implementing library services related to the publication, dissemination, and impact of UMass Medical School's scholarship. This leadership position is responsible for planning, setting goals, setting priorities, and designing and monitoring workflow of the department, and for building partnerships with groups across the medical school.

For more information please see position description at

Due Date: April 16

What about Worcester, MA?

Worcester is the "heart" of the Commonwealth. It is a  diverse, multi-ethnic, affordable, culturally-rich "neighborhood city", with a rich history in higher education and industry, and a vibrant foodie and arts scene. Being in the center of MA gives easy access to Boston, Tanglewood, Hartford (CT), Portland (ME), Providence (RI), and beautiful coastal and mountain communities.

Come join our team!

Regina Fisher Raboin, MSLIS

Associate Director for Library Education, Research, and Technology Initiatives

Editor-in-Chief, Journal of eScience Librarianship (JESLIB)

Lamar Soutter Library

University of Massachusetts Medical School

55 Lake Avenue North

Worcester, MA 01655

Phone: 1.508.856.2099

Fax: 1.508.856.5039

ORCID: 0000-0002-5723-6060 

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