UM Library is hiring a library student for research publication registrations

UM Library is hiring a library student for research publication registrations

11 Sep 2019

Update: You can no longer respond to this vacancy. The closing date was Sunday 30 September. 

We are looking for a library student to join our library research support team. Are you a responsible and highly motivated  Maastricht University student? Apply now!

Job description

We are looking for an enthusiastic student who helps us add and improve research publication registrations in our Pure research registration system. These registrations play a crucial role in reporting scientific output and increasing visibility / findability on the Internet.


Your tasks

  • Validation of publications and housekeeping in the Pure research registration system for the Maastricht University (UM) and the Open University
  • Improve the data quality in the Pure research registration using reports from various other sources like Web of Science and ORCID


Qualifications and skills

  • Registered student at UM (bridge year students are also welcome to apply)
  • Knowledge of the publication process at a university and insight into the relationship between publishing, registering and reporting is an advantage
  • Strong administrative and communication skills
  • Ability to work in a team as well as independent


We offer

  • Flexible (0 hour) contract via InterUM
  • Flexible working hours, average 4 to 8 hours per week
  • Attractive salary



Send an email including a short motivation and CV before 1 October to In the Subject, please add option “Library Research Support”. Job interviews will take place in week 41.
Do you need more information? Contact: Maarten Seegers ( or Chantal Machiels (

Author:  Maarten Seegers, Manager Research Support & Development


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