Instructional Technology Librarian

Location
Chapel Hill, Orange County
Posted
Jul 03, 2014
Employment Type
Full Time

Department: University Library - Historical

Application Deadline:

Position Summary: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill seeks an enterprising, creative and collaborative individual for the position of Instructional Technology Librarian in the User Experience Department. Reporting to the Associate University Librarian for Collections and Services, the User Experience Department is charged with creating a seamless connection between the library's services, collections, physical spaces and virtual presence. The Department is also actively engaged in collaboration with the Research Hub, a new, major library initiative that brings together partners, technology, expertise and resources that scholars need to support new endeavors in today's research environment.

Education Requirements: ALA-accredited master's degree in library or information science or Master's in Education in Instructional Technology or equivalent

Qualification and Experience: REQUIRED: ALA-accredited master's degree in library or information science or Master's in Education in Instructional Technology or equivalent. Experience with instructional technologies (such as learning management systems, screencasting software, or content management systems). Solid understanding of academic library services and pedagogical practices in higher education. Knowledge of best practices for web content creation. Familiarity with using adobe design suite or comparable web design software. Demonstrated ability to manage a project from conception to delivery. Demonstrated ability to achieve results in a collaborative environment. Excellent interpersonal skills; ability to communicate clearly, knowledgeably, and personably, orally and in writing. PREFERRED: Experience conducting assessment (such as usability testing or user research). Knowledge of interface coding and application development (such as html, css, javascript or php). Academic coursework or professional development courses in instructional design, instructional technologies, or the equivalent. Experience providing library or technology instruction.& 8195;

Department Contact Name and Title: Tiffany Allen, Director of Library Human Resources

Department Contact Telephone Number or Email: Tiffany_Allen@unc.edu