Job: STEM and Health Science Librarian

General Information
Position:
STEM and Health Science Librarian

Number position available:
1

Compensation:
Minimum $44,216 annually; salary commensurate with education and experience.

Job Category:
Reference & Public Services

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

Description:

Come join us on the sunny Emerald Coast and watch the dolphins play from our library on the bay! The shared functions of our librarian positions are to teach patrons how to research using the library print and online resources, including assessing patron needs, determining the best information to meet those needs, searching for and instructing patrons how to find and acquire accurate information, and to supervise the operations of the library during evening or weekend shifts. Librarians also serve academic departments, working closely with faculty in a liaison role for information literacy instruction and collection development. The successful candidate will develop expertise in specialized support areas such as data science and open educational resources and will provide innovative services to Health Sciences and other STEM disciplines.


Education:

A Master’s Degree in Library Science from a regionally accredited college or university and an institution accredited by the American Library Association is required. Additional education or experience in a STEM or health sciences field is preferred. If a candidate does not possess Association of Health Information Professionals (AHIP) certification, we will provide the opportunity for professional development.

Required competencies include:

  • ability to teach information resources to students in college courses
  • ability to initiate frequent outreach and contacts with faculty
  • knowledge of reference and collection development
  • experience with qualitative and quantitative data analysis methodologies, software, and data visualization tools
  • knowledge and experience with technologies for libraries or higher education including course management systems

Multilingual:
N/A

Job open date:
04-01-2021

Application deadline:
Open Until Filled

Apply at:
https://gulfcoast.peopleadmin.com/postings/1659

Additional information
Library Type:
  • Academic Libraries

Job Type:
Full-time

Job Location

Physical address where the job position is located.

Job Place:
Gulf Coast State College Library

Job Location:
Northwest Florida

Address:
5230 W US Hwy 98

City:
Panama City

Zip:
32401

County:
Bay


Institution Information
Institution Name :
Gulf Coast State College

Address:
5230 W US Hwy 98

City:
Panama City

State:
FL

Zip:
32401

Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
Wendy Hall

Contact Email:
hrapply@gulfcoast.edu

Contact Phone:
850-913-2926

Contact Fax:
850-913-3292

How to apply

Gulf Coast State College appreciates your interest in employment opportunities at our institution. A completed application is required. If a degree is required, it must be from a regionally accredited college or university and legible transcripts must be attached to verify educational requirements. A resume may be attached but will not be accepted in lieu of the completed application. Applications are only accepted during the application period prior to the deadline.

Each vacancy announcement provides additional requirements. Gulf Coast State College is an equal access/equal opportunity employer.  Gulf Coast State College does not retain applications or resumes. A new application must be completed for each position for which you are applying.

Please visit the Employment web page to apply. https://www.gulfcoast.edu/human-resources/employment-opportunities.html

 


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