Job: STEM Librarian

General Information
Position:
STEM Librarian

Number position available:
1

Compensation:
$50,000 - $60,000

Job Category:
Other

ALA:
Position REQUIRES a Master's degree from an ALA accredited program.

Description:

STEM Librarian

Application review will begin June 1 and continue until the position is filled.

 

The Florida Institute of Technology seeks a highly motivated engineering or science subject specialist to join the Evans Library as a STEM Librarian. This is a full-time faculty position reporting to the Assistant Dean, User Experience. The STEM Librarian will support faculty and students in several departments in the College of Engineering and Science and will play a critical role in library initiatives, including scholarly communication, research data management consultation and graduate student support.

Characteristic Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Serves as liaison to engineering and science departments and cultivates new models of engagement by collaborating with faculty, staff and students to create value-added services and resources.
  • Partners with faculty to integrate advanced research skills into undergraduate and graduate courses. Creates research and resource guides, online tutorials, and other instructional materials. Participates on research teams providing data management consultations and research data services.
  • Provides proactive research support to meet the information needs of students and faculty.
  • Identifies and reviews resources supporting curricular priorities and research needs in collaboration with the Collection Management & Analysis Librarian.
  • Serves on Library and university committees.
  • Represents Florida Tech as needed at regional and national conferences and meetings.
  • Keeps current with relevant research in higher education library trends.

Education:

Experience and Education:

Required Qualifications:

  • ALA-accredited Master’s degree in Library and Information Science.
  • Subject experience in an engineering or science field as an undergraduate or demonstrated equivalent.
  • Aptitude and interest in instruction.
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills.
  • Enthusiasm and capability to independently identify and develop skills in new areas of engineering and science, especially related to research support.
  • Exceptional service orientation.

Desired Qualifications:

  • A graduate degree in a relevant discipline.
  • Experience in an academic research setting.



Multilingual:
N/A

Job open date:
05-11-2018

Application deadline:
Open Until Filled

Apply at:
http://lib.fit.edu/documents/Job_Posting/STEMLibrarian.pdf

Additional information
Library Type:
  • Academic Libraries

Job Type:
Full-time

Job Location

Physical address where the job position is located.

Job Place:
Florida Institute of Technology, Evans Library

Job Location:
Central Florida

Address:
150 W. University Blvd.

City:
Melbourne

Zip:
32901

County:
Brevard


Institution Information
Institution Name :
Florida Institute of Technology, Evans Library

Address:
150 W. University Blvd.

City:
Melbourne

State:
FL

Zip:
32901

Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
Angela Taylor

Contact Email:
libadmin@fit.edu

Contact Phone:
321-674-7725

Contact Fax:

How to apply

To apply for this position, please visit: https://fit.hiretouch.com/home/jobs-board/job-details?jobID=48014&job=stem-librarian  and upload (1) a detailed cover letter addressing how your experience matches the qualifications, (2) a curriculum vitae, and (3) names and contact information, including email address and phone number, of at least three references.

 


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