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Could you be Graduate School Researcher Network Facilitator?

Applications are invited for this part time post (18.75 hours a week) based in the Graduate School Reading Room. The post is fixed term until the end of July 2012.

Do you have a background in research coupled with a keen interest in using social media and other Web tools to increase personal productivity and networking?

Based in the David Wilson Library’s Graduate School Reading Room, you will facilitate a virtual and physical support network of research students and early career researchers at the University of Leicester using widely available Web 2.0 tools and focussing on the development of research skills.

As well as promoting the wide range of research training available at the University, you will organise and deliver workshops of interest to the community on topics such as blogging, using RSS feeds for current awareness and using Web 2.0 tools in presentations. You will also provide a face to face enquiry service on the use of such tools and personal electronic devices for academic purposes.

More details can be found on the University's job vacancies site - go to http://www2.le.ac.uk/offices/jobs and search for reference LIB00082.

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