Washburn University invites applications for the position of Information Literacy Librarian. The University Libraries seek a creative and energetic librarian to assume a leadership role in its First-Year Experience Program and implementation of an expanding information literacy program within a team-oriented, teaching library environment. The successful candidate will teach credit-bearing courses on information literacy, coordinate curriculum-integrated information literacy instruction, develop instruction programs, and collect and analyze data related to library instruction. The successful candidate also will serve as a subject liaison with responsibility for collection development and participate in the provision of research services to library users on-site and at a distance (some evening and/or weekend hours required). The design of online instruction, both web-based tutorials and content modules for delivery through the course management system, will be a strong focus as the Washburn Libraries pursue their future in the 21st Century learning environment.
Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Applications should include a curriculum vitae, a letter describing interest in the position and a vision for the future of Washburn University Libraries, at least three letters of reference and copies of transcripts. Review of applications begins June 13, 2012, and continues until the position is filled. Employment at Washburn University may be conditioned upon satisfactory completion of a background check. Washburn University is an EOE.
Applications should be submitted to Ms. Judy Druse, Assistant Dean of University Libraries, either by regular mail (Washburn University, 1700 SW College Ave, Topeka, KS, 66621) or electronically, preferably in PDF format, at firstname.lastname@example.org.