How You Will ContributeThe Taxonomist will lead the creation and maintenance of taxonomy and metadata for the Art Information Commons. Project outcomes are to increase institution-wide efficiency in data management, provide access to the full range of art information resources stewarded by the Museum for both internal and external researchers, and to lay the groundwork for sharing collections data with other cultural institutions by adopting a linked data approach. The Taxonomist will work closely with the Arcadia Director of the Library and Archives, Art Information Commons Project Manager, Systems Developer, Information Architecture Consultant, metadata managers, and subject/data owners throughout the institution, to build consistency of data across the entirety of Museum holdings, support system efficiency, and facilitate consensus among different subject experts to support their user communities.
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Your diverse background includes: