Job: Research Librarian

General Information
Position:
Research Librarian

Number position available:
1

Compensation:
commensurate with experience

Job Category:
Reference & Public Services

ALA:
Position REQUIRES a Master's degree from an ALA accredited program.

Description:
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU) seeks a Research Librarian to provide reference/research services to the residential campus in Daytona Beach and to our distance learning programs, as well as perform auxiliary support functions necessary to meet the teaching, learning and research needs of our students, faculty and staff. Duties include staffing service points to provide comprehensive research support, developing user aids (LibGuides), developing and teaching library instruction sessions and participating in team and special projects. No aviation background required.  This position reports to the Associate Director of Research/Worldwide Library Services. 
 
Hunt Library, located at the Daytona Beach campus of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, provides library services to 6,000 residential students at this campus as well as to over 10,000 distance learning students through Embry-Riddle Worldwide.  A leader in the provision of higher education in the fields of aviation and aerospace, ERAU offers regionally accredited bachelors’ and masters’ degrees as well as several doctoral programs, one of which (Aviation Science) is the first of its kind in the world.  For more information on ERAU, see http://www.erau.edu/about/index.html.  For more information on the Hunt Library, go to http://huntlibrary.erau.edu/about/. Information on the new library facility in progress is available at https://studentunion.erau.edu/.

Education:
Required Qualifications
  • ALA-accredited master’s degree in library science or information studies
  • experience in providing reference/research services
  • strong experience in demonstrating information resources
  • ability to work and learn independently
  • aptitude to keep abreast of new technologies
  • strong communication (written, oral) and interpersonal skills
  • ability to work with a diverse population of students, staff, and faculty
  • high level of proficiency with electronic library products, end-user internet applications, and Microsoft Office
 
Preferred Qualifications:  
  • experience with teaching and course/workshop development
  • front-line customer service skills 
  • ability to contribute to collaborative projects
  • ability to work in a rapidly changing technological environment

 

Please reference position #180290 and apply online at http://eraucareers.erau.edu. Please upload a cover letter, resume, and three professional references (including email addresses). A review of applications will begin on July 2, 2018, and continue until an appropriate candidate is selected. 

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, handicap, veteran status, or sexual orientation. 
 

Multilingual:
N/A

Job open date:
06-13-2018

Application deadline:
Open Until Filled

Apply at:
https://embryriddle.taleo.net/careersection/002/jobdetail.ftl?job=180290&tz=GMT-04%3A00

Additional information
Library Type:
  • Academic Libraries

Job Type:
Full-time

Job Location

Physical address where the job position is located.

Job Place:
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Job Location:
Central Florida

Address:
600 S. Clyde Morris Blvd.

City:
Daytona Beach

Zip:
32114

County:
Volusia


Institution Information
Institution Name :
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Address:
600 S. Clyde Morris Blvd.

City:
Daytona Beach

State:
FL

Zip:
32114

Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
Wendalyn Prather

Contact Email:
pratherw@erau.edu

Contact Phone:
386-226-7558

Contact Fax:

How to apply
Please apply online at https://embryriddle.taleo.net/careersection/002/jobdetail.ftl?job=180290&tz=GMT-04%3A00. Please upload a cover letter, resume, and three professional references (including email addresses).  A review of applications will begin on July 2, 2018, and continue until an appropriate candidate is selected. 

 


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