Application Deadline

Apply By Jul 15th, 2019

Wages

Not Specified

Location

Laramie, WY

Hours

Not Specified

MLS

Not Specified

Minimum Education

Bachelor's Degree

Library Experience

Required

Supervisory Experience

Required

Type of Library

Academic

This job is more than 3 weeks old or the application deadline has passed.

Job Description

Provide independent research services to library users, requiring specialized subject knowledge and skills under limited supervision. Coordinate and manage short and long term projects within Chisum Special Collections. Manage daily operation of the unit. Assist with provision of library instruction.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Promote and provide research services offered by Chisum Special Collections. Provide Project management for collections, digitization & digital exhibits.
  • Teach library instruction classes for Chisum Special Collections and for other areas as needed. Provide information literacy instruction to lower division courses.
  • Develop on-line research guides and tutorials.
  • Assist with assessment of library instruction and other library services.
  • Hire, train, schedule, and supervise student workers and interns in the Chisum Special Collections area. 

Contribute to a positive work environment by demonstrating a willingness to be part of the solution process and commitment to teamwork within a large and complex organization.

SUPPLEMENTAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Provide information to outside institutions and departments as directed.
  • Participate in special projects as assigned

Additional Info & Requirements

Other required qualifications:

  • Excellent written, oral, and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work independently with limited supervision

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Knowledge of or courses in history, anthropology, geography, American Studies, or Wyoming history

  • Experience in an academic library setting
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Word and Excel

Links

External Job Ad
https://uwyo.taleo.net/careersection/00_ex/jobdetail.ftl?job=19002550&tz=GMT-06%3A00&tzname=America%2FDenver

HR Info

Complete the online application and upload the following for a complete application: cover letter, resume or C.V. and contact information for four work-related references.

HIRING STATEMENT:

UW is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Educator and Employer. We are committed to a multicultural environment and strongly encourage applications from women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities. 

In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA), if you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation to apply for a position, please call 307-766-2377 or email jobapps@uwyo.edu.

Posted Jul 8, 2019