Learning Services Specialist (Staff Position)

University of California, Merced Library / Merced, CA

Job deadline Open Until Filled   Job salary $55,000.00 to $65,000.00 per year   Job type of library Academic   This job is located in California California

Job Description

The UC Merced Library seeks a Learning Services Specialist to work closely with Research & Learning Services colleagues to further the development of students’ information literacy competencies.

Key responsibilities include the following:

  • Instructional Support -- Creates, evaluates, and updates instructional materials/learning objects in a variety of formats. Ensures materials are current, effective, and accessible.
  • Administration -- Administers online tools used for instruction and reference purposes (e.g. LibApps) to ensure that software functionality is optimized and user access is managed. Creates documentation to support use of these tools. Coordinates scheduling of instruction sessions, workshops, and events.
  • Assessment -- Gathers, analyzes, and summarizes data for reporting, decision-making, and advocacy purposes. Evaluates and recommends new processes and tools to improve existing workflows related to instruction and reference services.

Required Education

  • Bachelor's Degree

Other Education Credentials

Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in related area and five years of progressively responsible related experience OR Master's degree in related area and three years of progressively responsible related experience or equivalent experience and training

Application Requirements

View Job Posting for Full Details  https://jobs.ucmerced.edu/n/staff/position.jsf?positionId=8745

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HR Contact Information

Questions can be submitted to Sara Davidson Squibb, Head of Research & Learning Services,

sdavidson2@ucmerced.edu

 

Additional info

Review of Applications Begins: March 25, 2019

Anticipated Start Date: June 1, 2019

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.

Masters Degree in a Program of Library and Information Science

Not specified

Salary

LRS.org Wage Calculator $55,000.00 to $65,000.00 per year

Hours per week

40.00

Evenings

Not specified

Weekends

Not specified

Benefits

Retirement
Medical
Dental
Paid Sick
Vacation/Holiday Leave

Date Posted

March 5th, 2019

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