UFS Deputy Director Vacancies 2022 University of the Free State Jobs in Bloemfontein

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UFS Vacancies & Deputy Director Employment News 2022

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UFS Vacancies 2022 Deputy Director Jobs in Bloemfontein Brief information

Employers Name University of the Free State
Careers Portal Name UFS Careers Portal
UFS Vacancies available for Profile Deputy Director
Number of Vacant Role Not Specified
UFS Vacancies Age limit As per Govt Rules
Gumtree State
Gumtree Free State jobs
Gumtree jobs Gumtree Bloemfontein Jobs
Job Location Bloemfontein
Job Types Free State Jobs 2022-23
Salary R 8 799 084.00 Yearly
Last Date 31 May 2022

Required Educational Background for UFS Deputy Director Vacancies 2022

Unemployed candidates who want fill the UFS Deputy Director application form 2022-23 for this job in University of the Free State need to complete the required qualification background which is necessary for this University of the Free State Vacancies Jobs application Forum 2022-23:-

Job Description

Duties and responsibilities

Provide leadership in the development, management, implementation, promotion, and assessment of digital scholarly initiatives 

•    Develop a business plan for the initial establishment of the comprehensive Digital Scholarship Centre (virtual and physical presence).
•    Develop a multi-year strategic plan for the continuation of services that engender an environment of innovation and experimentation that will lead scholarship into a digital future with a robust digital strategy.
•    Oversee the development guiding documents required for the establishment of the Centre (Policies, procedures/workflows, agreements, memoranda of understanding, etc.).
•    Manage content, infrastructure, and user interfaces for all stages of the research lifecycle, including research planning, execution, dissemination, discovery, preservation, and impact.
•    Provide leadership and coordination of innovative, robust and integrated set of programmes and services that strengthen support in digital scholarship, digital literacy, digital pedagogy, and the use of digital collections and multimedia in research, teaching, and learning.
•    Collaborate with all stakeholders (Librarians, academics/researchers, students) to explore, define, develop, advocate, assess, and sustain innovative digital projects.
•    Collaborate with the Library in programmes related to digital collections, scholarly communications and open access publishing, the institutional repository, metadata services, and digital preservation to attend to the full life cycle of digital research and its output.
•    Enhance the Open Science initiatives of the UFS LIS.
•    Conduct ongoing needs assessment and engagement with service beneficiaries and collaborate with stakeholders within and outside the University, to connect with like-minded scholars for interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary research collaborations.
•    Serve as an advisor for digital scholarship projects across campus.
•    Stay abreast of emerging, innovative trends and technologies, standards, publishing models, and digital scholarship developments.
•    Providing leadership in and participating in a team-based library environment (Steering Committee).
•    Identify and build human resources capacity for the optimal delivery of digital scholarship services.
•    Build strategic relationships and stakeholder management with internal and external stakeholders.
•    Manage financial resources of the Centre, including application and management of funding for grants.
•    Manage and monitor the marketing, and allocation of the LIS Open Access Research Fund.
•    Advise and enhance the LIS visibility with transformative agreements initiatives.

Provide operational management for digital scholarship, including oversight of equipment, software, and human resources 

•     Conduct regular assessment of services, programmes, resources and set up referral services.
•     Identify and evaluate digital scholarship resources and technologies for acquisition, recommending and introducing them to scholars.
•    Support object- and web-based methods of scholarship across disciplines, institutes and other centers such as the Centre for Statistics.
•    Ensure the provision of technical support for digital scholarship communications and services (Programming, data repository use, etc.).
•    Ensure the provision of professional support in all stages of the research data cycle (Planning, collection, analysis, sharing and archiving), including research data management plans.

Provide training and marketing services 

•    Provide in-depth research assistance through individual appointments/consultations.
•    Train service beneficiaries on digital scholarship tools, resources, and best practices.
•    Provide training, and workshops for service beneficiaries pursuing digital scholarship approaches and computational methods, including data and/or object/image computation-intense research, mapping, data visualization and analysis, exhibition, and other methods.
•    Work closely with the Research Data Management Librarian to spearhead support in research data management plans across the disciplines.
•    Assist researchers in leveraging library collections and data, familiarizing scholars with best practices in their fields of study/research.
•    Collaborate and provide project support for researchers and mentor student digital projects.
•    Ratchet up community awareness of the stakeholders’ support, services and expertise for digital scholarship for efficiency and smooth-running coordination.
•    Conduct original research for publication and presentation at scholarly events.
•    Host events relating to new forms of scholarly communication and research.
•    Seek and keep scholars abreast of developments in digital scholarship services.
•    Create and share new kinds of scholarship by partnering in areas of research and data management, developing methods that support digital projects and experimenting with new technologies to advance leadership.
•    Represent the University in Regional, national, and international associations, including other digital scholarship related groups.

Inherent Job Requirements

•    A Master’s degree on NQF level nine (9) in Library and Information Services specialising in Digital Curation.
•    A minimum of five (5) years’ relevant experience related to the duties and responsibilities.
•    2022 LIASA Membership (attach a copy of membership certificate).


​​​​​​​•    Experience and knowledge of current practices in digital scholarship
•    Knowledge of developing technologies, standards, and best practices in digital scholarship, data
•    Demonstrate understanding of ethical and social issues in research data management, digital scholarship, and open publishing.
•    A record of successful collaborative work in a complex or matrix environment where leadership by influence is required.

How to Submit the University of the Free State Vacancies 2022 Deputy Director Application forum 

Candidate who have required eligibility of fill this available Jobs at UFS Careers Portal. UFS application form 2022 for Free State Job Vacancies can submit their UFS Application Forum with the help of below tips:-

  • Job seekers directly go through below University of the Free State Jobs apply now link.
  • When you click on the below Apply now button you will be redirected on official link of UFS Careers website.
  • Now you should check first eligibility given in the UFS Vacancies official announcement documents once again.
  • If you are profile/background matching with related profile you can click on apply button.
  • Now you need to fill up all information related your profile marked with *.
  • Now cross check once and click on the submit button.
  • Your application status will be show on your screen.
  • Take a mobile/desktop screen shot to use it for future.

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