Approximate date of posting May 11, 2018
Position: 2 positions: Consuelo Artaza and Castaneda Resident Librarian
Eligibility MLS received in the last two years from an ALA-accredited graduate program, conferred by August 2018
Location: Austin Texas (main campus)
Company/Organization University of Texas @ Austin
Time Frame 2 year temporary position terminates on 08/31/2020
Compensation: Salary is $4,166
Description: Support UT Libraries commitment to build a diverse workforce and foster diversity within the profession. Gain experience in a range of areas of academic librarianship, gaining both broad and deep understanding of how academic and research libraries operate. A final job description will be collaboratively developed in the first year and will include rotating through 3-4 Libraries’ units or areas, culminating in an immersive project-centered and skill-based experience in one select area during the second year. Rotations could include: Library instruction and pedagogy; subject liaison librarianship and collection development; digital scholarship, scholarly communications, and data management; assessment and planning; collections acquisitions and licensing; digitization and preservation; special collections, rare books, and archives; metadata and cataloging; and others based on residents’ interests. Develop essential skill sets needed for librarianship. Collaborate with other librarians to actively participate in the work of UT Libraries. Participate in professional library and scholarly organizations, for skill development and contribution to the profession.
Deadline: May 29, 2018.