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|Research & Instruction Librarian
Antioch University - Keene, NH
Antioch University New England is accepting applications for this fulltime core faculty position.
This position promotes and provides research and information literacy instruction to faculty and low-residency graduate students in classroom settings, individual consultations, and in online synchronous and asynchronous forums such as email, chat, video conferencing. The Librarian's core constituency is Antioch's Department of Environmental Studies, and other departments and programs as needed.
As a member of the library team, this position provides all library services as needed. Candidates must have broad knowledge and understanding of trends in research, information literacy instruction, and information services and issues in higher education, including open access and student outcomes assessment.
This appointment requires engagement in four areas of faculty practice: engagement in student learning, scholarship, service and institutional citizenship.
Successful candidates are able to leverage technology in innovative ways, and demonstrate a strong commitment to user service and collegiality by which they would support masters and doctoral level teaching and research at Antioch.
Application will also require:
ALA accredited MLS or MLIS
Library research experience using traditional and electronic information services and tools
Familiarity with issues in the provision of personal library services to on-campus and off-campus students
Ability to thrive in a rapidly changing information and technology environment
Demonstrated ability to work independently as well as collaboratively
Eagerness to tackle challenges in graduate research service with energy and good humor
Excellent interpersonal and team building skills
Preferred qualifications include:
Professional academic library experience
Subject expertise as demonstrated by a masters degree, undergraduate major, or significant experience in Environmental Studies or Biology
Experience connecting creatively with an off-campus student population
Experience creating web based tutorials and other instructional materials
A zeal for technological innovation
A record of successful interaction with faculty, students, staff, and administrators in an institution of higher education
To apply: send a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and three references to firstname.lastname@example.org with "Research & Instruction Librarian Search" in the subject heading. Applications will be reviewed as they are received, applicant screening will begin immediately, and the search will continue until the position is filled. Finalists will be asked to complete a teaching demonstration.