Woodbury University invites applications for the position of User Engagement Librarian. Working collaboratively, the User Engagement Librarian will be responsible for the development and implementation of programming, activities, and projects designed to improve the overall user experience of the Libraries. Shared responsibilities also include reference, collection development, and instruction in credit-bearing Information Literacy courses. This is a fulltime faculty position reporting to the University Librarian. The successful candidate is expected to pursue an active and ongoing program of scholarship, service, and professional development.
Anticipated start date: January 2020.
Masters degree in Library Science, or equivalent, from an ALA-accredited program.
Ability to establish and maintain excellent cooperative working relationships with individuals and departments. Commitment to the promotion of a culture of outstanding public service in a learner-centered environment. Strong analytical and problem solving skills; excellent oral and written communication skills, with demonstrated ability to communicate effectively in multiple formats and to diverse audiences.
Desired: Experience in teaching credit-bearing courses. Experience providing reference and instruction services. Experience working in an academic library. Experience with library statistics collection and analysis.
Salary: Faculty rank and salary is commensurate with academic preparation and professional experience; expected range $58,000 -$77,000. Benefits include TIAA/CREF; life and health insurance; generous vacation and sick leave; and tuition assistance.
Eligibility: Employment is contingent upon proof of eligibility to work in the United States.
Review of applications will begin Nov. 18, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled. Interested persons should send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references to:
Office of Human Resources
7500 N. Glenoaks Blvd.
Burbank, CA 91504
Woodbury University is an EEO/AA Institution committed to multicultural diversity in its people and programs.