Dryad (datadryad.org) is a non-profit, mission-driven organization that envisions a world where curated research data is openly available, integrated with the scholarly literature, and routinely re-used to create knowledge. Our multidisciplinary, fully curated data repository makes research data discoverable, freely reusable, and citable.
Curation is essential for the integrity of the data submitted to Dryad. Dryad Data Curators will review metadata and data files to ensure compliance with our curation standards, track review processes through the data curation lifecycle and correspond with researchers as needed. They will work with other members of the Dryad curation team to ensure standards are consistently met, and datasets are processed in a timely and professional manner.
Dryad is looking for a Data Curator with the skills and perspectives that complement our existing team and shares our enthusiasm for building a researcher-led, values-driven, fully curated, open research data repository. Below are specific job qualifications:
Our team values a learning mindset and strives to be always improving and evolving ourselves and our methodologies, being receptive to feedback, responsive, curious, and willing to learn.
Compensation and Benefits
As this is a remote, part-time position. We offer competitive hourly compensation of $23/hour. While we are an international organization, we are currently restricted to hiring this position in the United States.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Dryad is dedicated to providing a welcoming and supportive environment for all people, regardless of background or identity. We are an equal opportunity employer and give consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to age, race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, marital status, disability or protected veteran status, or any other status or characteristic protected by US federal, state, or local law. We encourage all qualified individuals to apply.
Please submit a resume or CV and optional cover letter to dryad-d...@datadryad.org. Submissions received will be reviewed within 2-3 weeks from date received. The position remains open until filled.