Company UNIVERSITE DE LUXEMBOURG   Read our profile
Address: Maison du Savoir 2, avenue de l’Université L-4365 Esch-sur- Alzette, Luxembourg  
Tel: 00352 46 66 44 60 00
Open Science Advocate and Information Specialist (M/F)

The University of Luxembourg is recruiting for its Library Department an

Open Science Advocate and Information Specialist (M/F)

  • Ref.: R-AGR-0551-10-C
  • Fixed-term contract until 30 June 2018 (30h/week) 
  • Employee status 


  • To actively participate in the OpenAIRE project as the National OA Desk for Luxembourg which involves the organisation of a national workshop on Open Access, Open Data and/or Open Science.
  • To advance the development of the University’s Open Access (OA) repository, ORBilu, based upon user feedback and one’s own experience.
  • To promote the University’s OA strategy through the implementation of promotional activities, notably informing researchers on the importance of OA, its impact on their work, the deposit requirements already in place, etc.
  • To manage contact with users via the ORBilu helpdesk and the organisation of training sessions, conferences, workshops, and road shows to the Research Units.


  • Master degree (min. Bac+5), preferably in Information/Documentation Science.
  • Proven experience in the monitoring of a repository or institutional project.
  • Excellent knowledge of the scientific publishing world.
  • Good knowledge in computer science and copyright are important assets.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Rigor, organisational skills, customer oriented.
  • Team spirit, curiosity, dynamism and sense of initiative
  • Fluent in English, good level in French and/or German (spoken & written), Luxembourgish would be an asset


  • An interesting and varied work within a young and dynamic team
  • Multicultural environment
  • Pleasant working atmosphere

Interested persons should send their application (motivation letter and CV) until 30/04/2017.

The University of Luxembourg is an equal opportunity employer. All applications will be treated in strict confidence.

Location   Esch-sur-Alzette
Payment Not communicated
Category Miscellaneous, Pharmaceutical / Science
Terms Contract, Part-time
Last updated 21/04/2017

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