Architecture Librarian, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo (California)
Architecture Librarian (tenure track)
The Robert E. Kennedy Library at Cal Poly seeks an enterprising library
professional ready to play a key role in teaching 21st century
information skills to students in a selective, multidisciplinary
polytechnic environment. Cal Poly enjoys a national reputation as the
best largely undergraduate public university in the West, with highly
selective programs and outstanding students.
Serving as the Library's primary liaison to Cal Poly's College of
Architecture and Environmental Design (CAED), the Architecture Librarian
will work closely with CAED faculty to develop strategies and learning
resources that will help CAED students acquire the information, media,
and digital literacy skills critical to their lifelong professional
success. The Architecture Librarian will develop assignments for
hands-on in-class work, and web-based instruction resources, including
web-based research guides; provide expert consultative reference
services; and help shape the Library's collections to support teaching
and research in the College.
The Architecture Librarian will join a collaborative team of library
faculty at Cal Poly in San Luis Obispo on California's beautiful central
coast. The successful candidate will bring a strong background in
information resources in architecture, enjoy working closely with
faculty and students, and will have demonstrated skills in instruction
as well as the use of technology to meet student and faculty information
needs. Knowledge and experience with using GIS or with visual resources
librarianship is preferred.
This full time tenure-track position is available at the Senior
Assistant or Associate Librarian level, with an anticipated hiring range
of $57,000 - $70,000 plus a generous benefits package. Appointment rank
and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Recent degree candidates are encouraged to apply. Cal Poly is an
affirmative action, equal opportunity employer.
Review of applications will begin October 5, 2009.
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