East Carolina University's (ECU) Academic Library Services (ALS) seeks an Engineering & Technology Librarian to provide specialized library service to the students and faculty of the College of Engineering and Technology (CET) and Integrated Coastal Programs (ICP). This person will develop library instructional materials that support the curriculum, including the creation and maintenance of library research guides, and assist students, faculty, and other members of the ECU community through research consultations, library instruction sessions, and regularly scheduled research desk shifts. The person in this position manages a collection development budget for the programs and departments within CET and ICP; participates in accreditation visits and reports; manages an active outreach program to CET and ICP faculty; and works closely with faculty within the college to develop and assess the library's collections and services and to integrate library resources into teaching and learning.
The Research and Instructional Services (RIS) department supports faculty research and student learning at all levels and operates regular service desk hours 80 hours per week assisting students, including evenings, weekends, and selected holidays. RIS delivers more than 400 course-integrated library instruction sessions and 300 one-on-one research consultations annually. RIS coordinates the administration of library research guides and FAQs, embeds tutorials into faculty course management systems including Canvas, provides library orientation tours, and makes regular decisions to optimize the space and technology for student academic production throughout the first floor of Joyner Library. Organizationally, RIS is in the ALS Public Services division, which is composed of frontline departments such as Circulation/Interlibrary Loan, the Music Library, and the Teaching Resources Center. It reports to the Assistant Director for Public Services. RIS is a department of ten employees, six EHRA faculty and four SHRA.
This is a 12 month, fixed-term permanent position. Contingent upon availability of funds.
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