Position Information

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Educational Technology & Systems Librarian (Assistant Professor of Library Services)

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All interested candidates must apply through the on-line application system. No other format of application materials will be accepted.

Applicants must attach the following documents, in order to be considered for this position: 

  • a letter of intent (cover letter);
  • a current resume or CV;
  • unofficial or official transcripts showing required degree conferred; and
  • three professional references with contact information to the on-line application.
Applications submitted without the required attachments above will be considered incomplete and will not move forward in the selection process. Once submitted, applicants will not be able to make changes or add information to their application packet, with the exception of their personal contact and demographic information.
Early submission of application materials is encouraged. Screening of application materials will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled, though all applications received by 4 p.m. (MST) on Saturday, April 10, 2021 will be given full consideration.

Department Information

The University mission is to establish CSU Pueblo as the people’s university of the southwest United States by 2028. Our success will be measured by the resilience, agility, and problem-solving abilities of our diverse population, and the ways in which our graduates are able to navigate work in a rapidly changing world.
 
The Colorado State University Pueblo Library actively develops and empowers the campus community by integrating information literacy across the curriculum and providing collections, spaces, and services that facilitate learning, research, and innovation for a diverse and inclusive community. The Library actively collaborates with Information Technology Services (IT), tutoring services, and other units to provide integrated academic support for students.

Description of Job

**All responsibilities of faculty members at CSU Pueblo are in accordance with the Faculty Handbook.  The Faculty Handbook is the authoritative guide on specific requirements with regard to teaching assignments, scholarly activity, research, and service.

As an integral member of the team coordinating the Learning Innovation Center (LINC), this position promotes educational technology use and innovation in support of the teaching, learning, and research needs of CSU Pueblo students, faculty, and staff. He or she provides leadership in planning and implementing technology solutions in support of library and LINC initiatives, collaborating with Information Technology (IT) staff to support faculty and student use of Blackboard, and providing professional development for faculty. This person also collaborates with library faculty and staff, campus IT staff, and Colorado State University Fort Collins library staff to manage CSU Pueblo’s instances of library enterprise applications. This position ensures that the Library employs appropriate technology solutions to support student success and facilitate teaching, learning, and research. This person will collaborate across units to align systems and technologies related to Library strategic initiatives with overall campus and CSU system goals, initiatives, and practices.


Primary Duties
As part of the LINC, coordinates educational technology implementation, support, and training for the LINC:

  • Promote effective use of technology in the learning environment through collaboration with faculty
  • Provide leadership in planning and implementing technology solutions in support of library and LINC initiatives, collaborating with appropriate units in the library and IT
  • Collaborate with IT staff to support faculty and student use of Blackboard and other learning management tools
  • Support faculty and student educational technology innovation and use
  • Design and lead professional development workshops
  • Research emerging trends and technologies
  • Participate in troubleshooting online access and technical issues with vendors, library staff and users, and IT personnel 
Collaborate with CSU Pueblo IT staff and CSU Fort Collins Library and IT staff to:
  • Serve as system administrator for CSU Pueblo’s instances of library enterprise applications, including but not limited to: 
    1. the integrated library system (Ex Libris Alma) and discovery layer (Ex Libris Primo); 
    2. hosted digital collections platforms (Archon, DSpace, Content DM); 
    3. electronic resource authentication (EZProxy); 
    4. hosted publishing platforms (Open Journal Systems, PressBooks), and 
    5. library web applications (SpringShare suite)
  • Ensure interoperability between systems
  • Maintain security and access control of library systems
  • Create and maintain written procedures and process workflows for library information systems 
  • Employ formal project management methodologies to create, revise, and implement solutions that improve services 
  • Maintain relationships with technology vendors, online service providers, and information technology units and leaders on campus
Performs sustained inquiry into one’s discipline leading to practical application within the library or LINC as well as research resulting in published or presented scholarly output.

Serves the library, the university, and the profession through active membership on boards, committees, panels and as assigned.
Position: Educational Technology & Systems Librarian (Assistant Professor of Library Services)
Organization: Colorado State University Pueblo
Location: Pueblo,  CO 
United States
Salary: $50,000.00 - $55,000.00 Annually
Posting Start Date: 3/11/2021
Date Posted: 3/11/2021
Requirements
Minimum Qualifications, Substitutions, Conditions of Employment & Appeal Rights

Minimum Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Library Science (M.L.S. or equivalent) from an ALA accredited institution
Preferred Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree in Educational Technology or related field
  • Demonstrated knowledge of different user communities' needs and user search behavior in an academic library setting 
  • Demonstrated successful experience providing training and coaching for technology users
  • Working knowledge of a programming/scripting language 
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively in a team-oriented organization.
  • Demonstrated ability to learn new technologies.
  • 2-5 years of professional experience in a relevant technological field.
  • Experience working in higher education
  • Experience managing an enterprise library system used for search, discovery, access and delivery services
  • Experience at a regional comprehensive university
  • Experience at a Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI)
Status: This listing expires on: 6/9/2021
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Organization Information
Name:
Colorado State University Pueblo
Address:
2200 Bonforte Blvd.
University Library
Pueblo,  CO 81001
United States
Email:
hr@csupueblo.edu
Phone:
(719) 549-2441
Fax:
Contact:
Ellie Cassio, Human Resources