Job no: 493321Work type: Non-Tenure Track Faculty Full TimeLocation: GoldenCategories: Academic Affairs, Library/Museum
The Arthur Lakes Library of the Colorado School of Mines invites applications for the position of Systems Architecture and Web Services Librarian. We are seeking a creative, tech-savvy professional who is not just enthralled with the wild world of library platforms, systems, and applications, but also deeply passionate about how to optimize them to perform as a cohesive, unified systems architecture and a fully integrated information environment. The successful candidate will also take the lead on advancing the Library's web presence (https://www.mines.edu/library/), designing an engaging and effective experience for our users.
Working in a highly collaborative, small team environment, the candidate's technical leadership responsibilities will intersect with many of the library's key strategic initiatives. Come join our team as we build a great STEM research library at a world-class STEM research institution!
The Systems Architecture and Web Services Librarian provides leadership for the design, development, implementation, documentation, policy development, assessment, and maintenance of the overall technical architecture of the Library's multiple platforms and systems, to ensure a fully integrated information environment that optimally supports and advances the mission of the Library and the University:
The successful candidate will also participate as an active member of the Mines library faculty, serving on Library and university committees. As an academic library faculty member in a promotion track position, s/he will actively engage in and disseminate the output of scholarly research that advances library and information science and interact with the professional community on a regional, state, national and/or international level, both formally and informally.
The Arthur Lakes Library supports the information and educational needs of the Colorado School of Mines, primarily in science and engineering, and provides technical information to the regional community. The Library is staffed by 10 faculty librarians and 11 paraprofessionals. More information on the Library can be found at https://www.mines.edu/library/about/#
Applicants must submit a letter of application and résumé addressing the position's required and preferred qualifications; a 1-page statement on Contributions to Diversity and Inclusion describing your past experience and proposed activities to advance access, inclusion, and diversity at Mines; a copy of unofficial transcripts; and the names, contact information of three professional references
Advertised: October 25, 2018 Mountain Daylight TimeApplications close: Open until filledPosition link at Colorado School of Mines Details - Systems Architecture and Web Services Librarian