Monday, October 19, 2015

Information Literacy Librarian -

Eastern Connecticut State University seeks a full-time, tenure-track Information Literacy Librarian to provide leadership in expanding, enhancing and assessing the delivery of library instruction to students both on-site, and off-site, incorporating best practices in instruction and information literacy. Required Qualifications: ALA accredited Master’s degree or its international equivalent. Demonstrated competence in public services areas in college/university libraries, including reference and library instruction. Significant experience teaching and collaborating with faculty to deliver library instruction. Knowledge of library database searching, the research process and principles of active learning as applied to Information Literacy. Comfortable with new information technologies. Knowledge of presentation/authoring software. Excellent oral and written communications skills. Teamwork; ability to work effectively and harmoniously with faculty, staff, and students in a culturally diverse environment. Desired Qualifications: An additional advanced degree. Educational background in a subject area related to the duties above. Experience with survey and assessment methods, including user satisfaction surveys and focus groups.  Experience developing online instruction.  Experience with one or more learning management systems. For a full description of responsibilities and information on how to apply, see the University webpage  To apply, please send a cover letter, resume, and three letters of reference to Ms. Patricia S. Banach at Review of applications will begin immediately. Applications received by November 16 will be given priority in review but applications will continue to be considered as necessary until the position is filled.