Position Information

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Outreach & Web Communications Librarian/Liaison 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: 

  1. a letter of intent (cover letter);
  2. a current resume or CV;
  3. unofficial or official transcripts showing required degree conferred; and
  4. 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.

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.

In collaboration with library faculty and staff, working through the Learning Innovation Center (LINC), develops and coordinates outreach and web communication with library constituents across the campus and community, ensures students and faculty engage with the LINC, promotes the Archives and Aztlán Center, plans and orchestrates community events, assists the Dean with community outreach, and is responsible for library web presence and social media channels.
 
As a member of the Education, Research, and Outreach Division, the Liaison Librarian is also involved and engaged in the entire life-cycle of research, teaching and learning, and outreach processes.  The position collaborates with and supports faculty to integrate information literacy across the curriculum and achieve library student learning outcomes, providing course-specific instruction sessions, assignments, and research support, creating research guides and/or tutorials, identifying library materials relevant to the course to embed in Blackboard, and providing consultation to faculty and students in the department.  In addition, the Liaison Librarian provides a full range of subject specific library services to include collection development, consultation, instruction, reference services, and assessment and proactively engages in scholarship and service.



Primary Duties
As part of the LINC, coordinates communication with library constituents across the campus and community including email, web-based, social media, and print-based communication and organizes outreach and events for the campus and community:

  • Coordinates outreach to library constituents across the campus and community
  • Ensures faculty and students engage with the LINC
  • Promotes the role and value of the library 
  • Assists the Dean with community outreach.
  • Plans and orchestrates community events including chairing library special events committee.
  • Cooperates with campus communications staff to create press releases and promote the library.
  • Develops and implements a comprehensive marketing plan ensuring consistent messaging and branding for library communications. 
  • Secures grant funding where appropriate.
  • Creates and maintains informational materials, displays, and exhibits
Manages library web presence:
  • Uses the campus content management system to design and maintain library web pages.
Works with faculty and students through the LINC. Serves as liaison to assigned academic departments:
  • Collaborates with and supports faculty to integrate information literacy across the curriculum and achieve library student learning outcomes.
  • Provides course-specific instruction sessions, assignments, and research support.
  • Participates in library assessment processes for student learning outcomes.
  • Creates research guides and/or tutorials.
  • Identifies library materials relevant to the course to embed in Blackboard, place on reserve, or include in course packs.
  • Provides consultation to faculty and students in the department related to research, information literacy, and scholarly communication. 
  • Manages collection development for assigned subject areas.
  • Provides reference services at the Research Help Desk (possibly including some nights or weekends) or via LibAnswers, as scheduled.
Performs sustained inquiry into one’s discipline leading to practical application within the library 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: Outreach & Web Communications Librarian/Liaison Librarian (Assistant Professor of Library Services)
Organization: Colorado State University Pueblo
Location: Pueblo,  CO 
United States
Salary: $48,000.00 - $49,747.00 Annually
Posting Start Date: 3/11/2021
Date Posted: 3/11/2021
Requirements

Minimum Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Library Science (M.L.S. or equivalent) from an ALA accredited institution
Preferred Qualifications
  • Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in STEM discipline or Business
  • Strong commitment to customer service
  • Demonstrated strong teaching skills 
  • Ability to collaborate with diverse groups and communicate ideas effectively
  • Demonstrated planning and leadership skills, with the ability to function independently, take initiative, and set goals and priorities in a dynamic changing environment
  • Experience with public relations or outreach
  • Experience with event planning
  • Experience with marketing
  • Experience with web design
  • Reference and instruction experience in an academic library
  • 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.

Pueblo,  CO 81001
United States
Email:
hr@csupueblo.edu
Phone:
(719) 549-2441
Fax:
Contact:
Ellie Cassio, Human Resources