Job Opening Title: Assistant Professor – Scholarly Communications Librarian
Institution/Organization Name: CWU Archives & Special Collections
Job Location (City, State, Province, Country): Ellensburg, WA
Application Deadline: 04/10/2017
Link to job posting: https://careers.cwu.edu/
Years of experience required: 0-2
Job Description (if URL to posting not available). Please include instructions for how to apply.: Serves as Department Head for the Digital Initiatives department. Leads development and activities of the Library’s Institutional Repository, including outreach initiatives and assessing the effectiveness of those initiatives and services. Collaborates with faculty, students and other campus partners on education resources, copyright compliance, scholarly communications programs, and designing and implementing assessment initiatives. Contributes to the ongoing development of CWU libraries’ instruction program. The position is responsible for utilizing best practices to provide metadata, technical and academic support for ScholarWorks digital platform, promoting interest in the library as a community resource, and assisting in planning and organizing special programs involving the use of library resources. This position will engage in embedded librarianship/liaison activities, instruction, and reference duties as part of the strategic mission of the Brooks Library. The Librarian participates in appropriate faculty and professional activities, including serving on college and departmental committees, and professional involvement and activity at the state and national levels.