Job: Instructor Librarian/Scholarly Communication Coordinator

General Information
Position:
Instructor Librarian/Scholarly Communication Coordinator

Number position available:
1

Compensation:
$48,000.00

Job Category:
Reference & Public Services

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

Description:

The University of West Florida Libraries in Pensacola, FL seeks an Instructor Librarian (position #105630) to be the Coordinator of the Libraries’ Scholarly Communication Services and subject liaison for assigned disciplines including those in the Usha Kundu, MD. College of Health as well as biology. This position will provide reference assistance, teach library instruction/information literacy sessions, and serve as a subject specialist/faculty liaison to assigned disciplines. This person will also increase knowledge and proficiency of the UWF community regarding scholarly communication topics (e.g., open access, open educational resources, data management planning, scholarly identity, research impacts) by developing, implementing, and coordinating relevant services as well as monitoring national trends, policy issues, and best practices; and promote and grow the use of the campus’ Institutional Repository. Responsibilities also include collection development in assigned subject areas. Regular work schedule during the fall and spring academic sessions is Tuesday through Saturday.


Education:

Required:

Master's degree from an accredited institution in library science and appropriate experience as a professional librarian consistent with university guidelines.

 

Preferred:

Master's degree from an accredited institution in library science and appropriate experience as a professional librarian consistent with university guidelines.

Experience in reference service and/or collection development

Knowledge of the current scholarly communications environment, including best practices, issues, trends, and new and emerging technologies

Background in science or health science (e.g., biology, nursing, allied health)

Experience teaching library instruction classes

Professional, academic library experience


Multilingual:
N/A

Job open date:
02-18-2020

Application deadline:
Open Until Filled

Apply at:
https://careers.uwf.edu

Additional information
Library Type:
  • Academic Libraries

Job Type:
Full-time

Job Location

Physical address where the job position is located.

Job Place:
University of West Florida

Job Location:
Northwest Florida

Address:
11000 University Parkway, Bldg 32/Rm 146

City:
Pensacola

Zip:
32514

County:
Escambia


Institution Information
Institution Name :
University of West Florida

Address:
11000 University Parkway

City:
Pensacola

State:
FL

Zip:
32514

Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
Human Resources

Contact Email:
jobs@uwf.edu

Contact Phone:
850-474-2694

Contact Fax:

How to apply

For full position description and to apply, please visit https://careers.uwf.edu. Include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and the names and email addresses of at least three references. Salary range for the posting is $48,000. The position will be open until filled, but applications submitted by March 20, 2020, will receive priority review.   

 

The University of West Florida is an equal opportunity/access/affirmative action employer. Any person requiring special accommodations to respond may contact the UWF ADA Office at 1-850-473-7469 (Voice) or 1-850-857-6114 (TTY).  A criminal background check is required for successful candidates. E-Verify requirements may apply for employment in certain positions. All applications for employment at the University are subject to Florida public records law.


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