Archive for the ‘Vacancies’ Category

Vacancy: CERIF National Co-ordinator

Thursday, January 19th, 2012

UKOLN currently has a vacancy for a national coordinator to support the engagement of the UK Higher Education sector in the implementation of the Common European Research Information Format (CERIF).

Full details of this vacancy are now available on the University of Bath ‘Jobs’ site.

Vacancy at UKOLN: Data Scientist

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011

We are seeking to recruit a Data Scientist to work at UKOLN, to contribute to the new JISC-funded Research360 Project, which will begin to implement institutional research data management infrastructure at the University of Bath.

The post requires a good knowledge of the digital curation and preservation community, together with significant experience in data informatics or provision of data informatics advice and guidance. Applicants should have a demonstrable technical understanding of metadata requirements, data standards, formats and identifiers in particular disciplines or domains for research data management good practice. Applicants will also have the ability to rapidly acquire expertise in curation tools and to quickly develop   effective working relationships with a wide range of academic and support staff.

This full-time position is part of the integrated Informatics Research Group and Digital Curation Centre (DCC) team at UKOLN. Informal enquiries should be made to:

Dr Liz Lyon
tel: +44 (0)1225 386580
or email

Please see the full job description and person specification for this vacancy, along with the application form and further details, at this Web address:

Vacancy for a Research Officer

Monday, December 21st, 2009

UKOLN has a vacancy for a Research Officer (Text Digitisation). The post holder will be a major part of UKOLN’s contribution to the IMPACT (Improving Access to Text) Project, and would be responsible for the specification and provision of high-quality documentation on text digitisation topics and an integrated training programme. The closing date for applications is 17 January 2010.

Vacancy for a Deputy Director

Wednesday, September 30th, 2009

UKOLN has a vacancy for a Deputy Director. The closing date for applications is 29 October 2009.

Vacancy for eFramework Web Manager

Wednesday, September 30th, 2009

UKOLN has a vacancy for an eFramwork Web Manager. The closing date for applications is 14 October 2009.

Vacancy for a Financial Administrator

Wednesday, September 30th, 2009

UKOLN has a vacancy for a Financial Administrator.  The closing date for applications is 22 October 2009.

Vacancy for Systems Developer

Monday, May 11th, 2009

UKOLN is currentlyadvertising for a Systems Developer to work on the Information Environment Metadata Schema Registry (IEMSR) Project, part of the Shared Infrastructure Services strand of the JISC Information Environment Programme. Further details can be found on the UKOLN Web site. The closing date for applications is 22 May 2009.