Assistant Librarian - STEM (Op

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The Texas Tech University Libraries has an opening for a proactive, creative, and inventive Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Librarian at our fast-paced, innovative campus. The primary assignment of this tenure-track position is to provide reference, instruction, and collection development in these areas. Additionally, the STEM librarian will support data and technology initiatives of the University Libraries, work closely with colleagues and students and engage in research and collaborative opportunities. While this position's focus will be to work with faculty across the STEM disciplines the candidate will be encouraged to seek interdisciplinary research opportunities and connections across campus and throughout the Tech System. RESPONSIBILITIES: * Actively participate in the library's instruction and outreach program with a heavy emphasis on promoting information literacy to STEM related disciplines. * Provide reference services in creative and innovative ways including personal contact with departments and utilizing various technology tools. * Develop and maintain STEM reference materials in both print and digital forms as well as making specific recommendations to purchase research materials germane to the STEM fields. * Contribute to chat service and other virtual reference services as needed. * Maintain as well as enhance web-based research guides pertinent to assigned STEM areas. * Contribute substantially to the planning, development and assessment of departmental policies. * Participate on library committees and cross functional teams as assigned. * Faculty are expected to participate in library, college, and university governance. APPLICATION INFORMATION: To apply for this position, please visit the Texas Tech University Personnel site at: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/hr/workattexastech/. Select Faculty. Please fill out the electronic application and attach a cover letter indicating qualifications and interest in the position, diversity statement, current vita, and names and contact information of three professional references. Candidates who have very strong records of scholarship supported by extramural funding and who have the proven capacity or clear potential to bring externally sponsored research to Texas Te
The Texas Tech University Libraries has an opening for a proactive, creative, and inventive Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Librarian at our fast-paced, innovative campus. The primary assignment of this tenure-track position is to provide reference, instruction, and collection development in these areas. Additionally, the STEM librarian will support data and technology initiatives of the University Libraries, work closely with colleagues and students and engage in research and collaborative opportunities. While this position's focus will be to work with faculty across the STEM disciplines the candidate will be encouraged to seek interdisciplinary research opportunities and connections across campus and throughout the Tech System. RESPONSIBILITIES: * Actively participate in the library's instruction and outreach program with a heavy emphasis on promoting information literacy to STEM related disciplines. * Provide reference services in creative and innovative ways including personal contact with departments and utilizing various technology tools. * Develop and maintain STEM reference materials in both print and digital forms as well as making specific recommendations to purchase research materials germane to the STEM fields. * Contribute to chat service and other virtual reference services as needed. * Maintain as well as enhance web-based research guides pertinent to assigned STEM areas. * Contribute substantially to the planning, development and assessment of departmental policies. * Participate on library committees and cross functional teams as assigned. * Faculty are expected to participate in library, college, and university governance. APPLICATION INFORMATION: To apply for this position, please visit the Texas Tech University Personnel site at: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/hr/workattexastech/. Select Faculty. Please fill out the electronic application and attach a cover letter indicating qualifications and interest in the position, diversity statement, current vita, and names and contact information of three professional references. Candidates who have very strong records of scholarship supported by extramural funding and who have the proven capacity or clear potential to bring externally sponsored research to Texas Te
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