National University of Ireland, Galway

National University of Ireland, Galway

Project Digital Archivist



Project Digital Archivist, Assistant Librarian 2, Library, 1FTE, Specific Purpose Contract

Applications are invited for the Specific Purpose Contract post of Project Digital Archivist at the University of Galway Library.

The Project Digital Archivist has responsibility for the arrangement and cataloguing of a number of digitised and born digital collections, primarily audio-visual theatre collections, to enable access to collections that are currently unavailable to researchers. For informal enquiries, please contact Catriona Cannon, Head of Heritage Collections and Digitisation, Email: [email protected].

Additional information on the Unit is available at: https://

Information on the University's Strategic Plan is available at: https: // www.

Salary: Assistant Librarian 2 € 47,676 to € 58,512 pro rata p.a (This appointment will be made on the Assistant Librarian 2 scale in line with current Government pay policy)

Applicable to new entrants effective from January 2011 and in accordance with the terms and conditions of the University's Remuneration policy https: // www. PP-Remuneration.pdf (This appointment will be made on the Assistant Librarian scales in line with current Government pay policy).

The closing date for receipt of applications is 17:00 (Irish Time) on April 11th 2024. It will not be possible to consider applications received after the closing date.

For more information and Application Form please see website: https:// www. Applications should be submitted online.

Interviews are expected to take place on campus in the University of Galway on April 30th 2024.

Garda vetting may apply.

Appointments will be conditional on work authorisation validation. Further details are available at www.

Please note that appointment to posts advertised will be dependent upon University approval, together with the terms of the Employment Control Framework for the higher education sector.

University of Galway is an equal opportunities employer.

Job details


Project Digital Archivist


National University of Ireland, Galway




March 29, 2024

Application deadline

April 11, 2024

Job type



Arts and Culture,Computer Science