|LOCATION:||United States Naval Academy, Nimitz Library|
|DATE CLOSES:||Application review will begin on 5 June 2017 and will continue until the position is filled.|
U.S. NAVAL ACADEMY:
|The United States Naval Academy is a unique institution of higher learning located in desirable Annapolis, Maryland. As an historic officer accession program and premier undergraduate college, the United States Naval Academy has its own distinctive niche amongst American educational institutions. Our talented faculty and staff are united by one common purpose–to develop the next generation of leaders for naval service. In order to deliver on this promise to our nation, we recruit from all segments of society to find faculty, instructors, and support staff who model the highest professional standards.
Every year more than one million people tour “the Yard” to experience what our employees already know — the United States Naval Academy is a special place, with a special purpose. Those selected for employment will find challenging and rewarding work; state-of-the-art facilities which inspire academic and athletic excellence; the benefits of Federal employment; and exceptional quality-of-life.
|POSITION DESCRIPTION:||The Nimitz Library invites applications for a Research and Instruction Librarian and Information Literacy Coordinator, who reports to the Head of Research and Instruction Services. The U.S. Naval Academy is one of five U.S. service academies and a top tier liberal arts college with a demonstrated commitment to excellence in faculty teaching and research. The librarian in this position will have an essential role in designing and fostering an innovative information literacy program that supports and enhances the mission and learning outcomes of the USNA curriculum. The main responsibilities of the librarian in this position include: collaborating with librarians and disciplinary faculty to plan integration of information literacy concepts in appropriate courses; planning and providing information literacy instruction sessions; assisting librarians with the creation, delivery and assessment of information literacy instruction and online resources; providing leadership and support for liaison librarians to identify opportunities and enhance student learning of information literacy and other library research skills; providing research assistance and serving as subject specialist for faculty and midshipmen for one or more of the disciplines, preferably English, taught at the Naval Academy.
This is a 12 month position with a 3 year renewable appointment slated to begin August 2017. The position includes full federal benefits.
|MINIMUM AND PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:||Minimum:
All Civilian Faculty Positions at USNA are subject to a background investigation. These investigations are conducted to ensure that individuals hired are trustworthy, of good conduct, and reliable. More information about the background investigation process can be found at the Academic Dean and Provost’s website here http://www.usna.edu/
|HOW TO APPLY FOR POSITION:||
Submit a Demographic Information on Applicants Form to firstname.lastname@example.org. Your responses will not be shared with the panel rating the applications or to the official making the selection for this position.
Hey employers!Are you an employer with a job for a LIS graduate or student? If so, please email us at email@example.com and we will include it as well as post it to the lis jobs google group.