Tenure-Track Librarians (2 positions available)
|Deadline||March 21, 2014|
|Date Posted||February 19, 2014|
|Type||Tenured, tenure track|
IUPUI University Library
The Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) University Library (http://www.ulib.iupui.edu) seeks two creative, energetic, and service oriented individuals to serve in the tenure-track positions of Humanities Librarian and Instructional Services/Education Librarian.
The Humanities Librarian is a primary member of the librarys Liberal Arts Group and a secondary member of the librarys Digital Scholarship Team. As a member of the Liberal Arts Group, the Humanities Librarian will serve primarily as librarian liaison to the IUPUI Department of English and other departments as appropriate. In this role the librarian is responsible for developing and maintaining strong relationships with the faculty and students of the department. Responsibilities include the design and presentation of instructional materials, developing the librarys collection of discipline-related materials, and providing research assistance to students, faculty, and staff. As a member of the Digital Scholarship Team, the Humanities Librarian will support new and ongoing digital scholarship projects and outreach efforts including working with electronic text and metadata.
Instructional Services and Education Librarian
The Instructional Services and Education Librarian will manage the day-to-day operations of the librarys instructional program, serving as a resource person for librarian liaisons in areas of instructional design, pedagogy, and assessment and making recommendations to the Associate Dean for Teaching, Learning, and Research regarding program quality and future program direction. Specific responsibilities will include workshop development, individual consultations with librarian liaisons, overseeing the development of online learning modules and online assessment tools, compiling and analyzing statistical information relevant to the program, and provision of instructional services and collection development for faculty and students in the School of Education.
For further information about the duties and requirements of these positions visit http://www.ulib.iupui.edu/employment
IUPUI is an urban research and academic health science university with 20 schools and academic units. Located in downtown Indianapolis, a diverse and affordable mid-sized city, IUPUI enrolls more than 30,000 students. The vision of the IUPUI University Library is to be the innovative leader among urban university libraries. It has a staff of approximately 80 and a budget in excess of $9.5 million.
Minimum salary is $43,000. Additional funding is provided for professional development and travel. Benefits include 22 vacation days, 9 paid holidays, health/dental insurance options, and retirement contributions of 10% to either TIAA-CREF or Fidelity plans. A start-up package includes $10,000 for moving and/or additional professional development expenses.
Deadline for applications is March 21, 2014. The position is available July 1, 2014. Please forward a resume, contact information for four references (include name, title, street address, telephone number, and email address) and a letter of application outlining the strengths you will bring to the position and discussing your ability to contribute to student success at IUPUI. Submit application materials electronically to Teresa McCurry at the following email address: email@example.com
IUPUI University Library is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer that values and encourages diversity in its students, faculty, and staff.