The University of Wyoming seeks applicants for an Academic Excellence Librarian. This new position is designed to support the Honors College.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Serve as the liaison and primary point of contact for students and faculty of the Honors College at the University of Wyoming (http://www.uwyo.edu/honors/).
Teach two sections of the 3-credit first-year Honors Colloquium annually.
Provide information literacy instruction for Honors courses and for the UW general education curriculum.
Support Honors thesis research and other advanced undergraduate research with individual consultations and support for open scholarship.
Consult with Honors faculty and other university faculty to develop research-based curricula and assignments.
Collaborate with campus partners on programming, which could include workshops on library research or digital scholarship; lectures and exhibits; theater productions for the Honors College; and campus or state-wide reading programs.
Coordinate co-curricular opportunities for students, such as a student advisory board or research peer mentoring.
Provide support for adoption and development of Open Educational Resources within the Honors curriculum and the UW general education curriculum.
Participate in library instructional initiatives, student engagement programs, and outreach activities.
This is an endowed position and will require regular reports to funders.
Minimum 3 years professional experience in an academic library
Experience teaching in higher education environments
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Demonstrated ability to work in collaboratively in a team environment
Additional advanced degree in the liberal arts
Subject expertise in fine and performing arts
Demonstrated commitment to principles of diversity, equity, and inclusion
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.
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.
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