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Digital Liberal Arts Librarian Hope College Holland, Michigan

The Digital Liberal Arts Librarian position is designed to enhance the liberal arts at Hope College by empowering faculty, librarians, and students to make full and better use of the digital technologies that are reshaping pedagogical approaches and transforming research throughout the liberal arts. This position is designed to allow the library to better support and inspire classroom and library faculty by providing personal assistance, workshop training, and tools to encourage the integration of digital technologies into pedagogy. 

  • Foster a collaborative network of services on campus that support teaching and learning with technology and digital scholarship.
  • Support the integration of established and emerging technologies into the curriculum and into the scholarly practice of our community.
  • Foster successful adoption of best practices and applications in the digital liberal arts and collaborate with students, classroom and library faculty in an established DLA program.
  • Coordinate the development of workshops (in partnership with librarians, the Director of the DLA program and the Director of Academic Computing).
  • Lead the development of learning objects (modules and tutorials), for the library's website and the college’s learning management system, in support of teaching.
  • Collaborate with Research & Instruction Librarians to promote the integration of library resources (print and digital) into digital teaching and scholarship.
  • Participate in a network of other liberal arts colleges and consortia to share best practices in digital pedagogy and scholarship.
  • Qualifications
  • Masters in Library and Information Science or equivalent
  • Second Master’s degree or Ph.D. desirable (field open)
  • Background in Instructional design, Instructional Technology, Digital Humanities, Educational Technology or related field
  • At least two years experience teaching with technology
  • Familiarity with the concept of information literacy and the ACRL Competency Standards
  • Ability to seek out and learn/master new technology
  • Demonstrated successful experiences in collaborative working environments
  • Highly developed communication skills, both oral and written
  • Commitment to the character and goals of a liberal arts college with a Christian perspective and specifically, to Hope College's Mission

Online application and instructions are available at http://www.hope.edu/employment/faculty

A review of completed applications will begin December 15, 2014.
Digital Library Web Developer Amherst College Amherst, MA

The Amherst College Library seeks a talented programmer to help develop and maintain systems and tools supporting digital asset management, digital scholarship and publishing, and digital preservation. Amherst College has profoundly transformed its student body in terms of socioeconomic status, ethnicity, and nationality, among other areas. Today, nearly one-quarter of Amherst’s students consists of Pell Grant recipients, and many more are first generation students; nearly half of our students are non-immigrant minorities. We seek candidates who have experience working in a multicultural environment and/or are interested in contributing to a diverse community.

Review of applications begins 10/31/14 continuing until filled
Digital Scholarship and Scholarly Communication Librarian Smith College Northampton, Massachusetts
Smith College Libraries seeks an innovative and energetic librarian to join its department of Teaching, Learning & Research in the new position of Digital Scholarship and Scholarly Communication Librarian.  The Digital Scholarship and Scholarly Communication Librarian will help lead digital scholarship initiatives at the Smith College Libraries, working closely with colleagues, students, faculty and staff engaged in the development of digital scholarship at Smith and across the Five College consortium.
 
Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.
Instructional Technology Librarian Smith College Libraries Northampton, Massachusetts
Smith College Libraries seeks a creative and energetic librarian to join its department of Teaching, Learning & Research in the new position of Instructional Technology Librarian.  The Instructional Technology Librarian will lead and implement the integration of instructional technologies into our information literacy and instruction program, supporting both in-person and online/blended learning.
Review of applications will continue until the position is filled
Systems Librarian Colgate University Hamilton, NY

Come join our team at Colgate!  Reporting to the Associate Director of Technology and Digital Initiatives, and working closely with other library managers, the person in the Systems Librarian position provides technical expertise, day-to-day administration, and broad support for traditional and emerging library software solutions and standards

Review of apps begin on October 27, 2014
CIO - Haverford College Haverford College Haverford, PA

Haverford College seeks a seasoned executive in a senior IT leadership position such as a CIO, preferably in an institution of higher education. The successful candidate will be a proven leader with significant experience in IT strategy and vision, and will have the ability to build strong collaborative relationships both internally and externally, working across cultural differences while discerning and drawing on best practices.

Review begins October 1
Assistant Director of Archives and Special Collections University of the South Sewanee, TN

The University of the South invites applications for the position of Assistant Director of University Archives and Special Collections. The primary function of the Assistant Director will be to assist with the management, direction, and coordination of the day-to-day operations of the University Archives and Special Collections.

November 10, 2014
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