The University of North Florida in Jacksonville, Florida is seeking a STEM Online Learning Librarian. This position is a collaboration between the Thomas G. Carpenter Library and the Center for Instruction & Research Technology (CIRT). As part of the Library Instruction and Research Teams in Public Services, the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Online Learning Librarian delivers library services for distance, online, and campus communities. As a member of CIRT’s Instructional Design Team, this position provides instructional support for STEM-related online courses, including nursing and allied health disciplines. Provides information literacy and research service to faculty and students in accordance with ACRL Standards for Distance Learning Library Services. Plans, delivers, promotes, and assesses distance library services. Participates in research and instruction services. Maintains an understanding of the role of libraries in online learning and demonstrates knowledge of best practices and current trends related to instructional technology. Works collaboratively with another Online Learning Librarian, both who are under the supervision of the Head of Instruction and the CIRT Assistant Director for Online Course Development. The 40-hour workweek schedule for this position is split between and agreed upon by the Library and CIRT. For more information: http://www.unfjobs.org/postings/14461
UNF is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action Institution.
Requires an ALA-accredited Masters of Library Science degree. At least two years post-MLS academic library experience in providing instruction. Demonstrable experience with provision of online instruction. Demonstrable commitment to customer service. Demonstrable experience in giving presentations to diverse constituencies. Demonstrable ability to multitask, prioritize, and work both independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced work environment.
PREFERRED: Degree in a STEM-related discipline. Experience with Instructional Design. Experience with Open Educational Resources (OER). Experience creating library instructional materials in an academic setting. Experience providing reference and research support in all modes, particularly email, chat, and videoconferencing. Experience in developing online resources for library users. Familiarity with online course delivery using a learning management system (LMS).
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Applicants must complete an online application, as well as upload supplemental documents, at www.unfjobs.org in order to be considered for this position.
Please include three professional references and their contact information on your application. Applicants who do not apply online and/or upload all the required documents will not be considered for this position. Once you submit both your completed application and uploaded documents you will receive a confirmation number. Keep the confirmation number for your records.