STEM Librarian/Assistant Librarian
The University of South Alabama invites applications for an Assistant Librarian with a focus on Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), a 12-month, non-tenure track faculty continuing appointment in the Marx Library with an approximate start date of May 1, 2023.
The Assistant Librarian serves as the liaison to the College of Engineering, Schools of Computing and Environmental and Marine Sciences, and the physical and hard sciences and is responsible for providing instruction, collection development, and outreach services to the faculty, graduate students, and undergraduate students in those departments. The person in this position also shares library instruction responsibilities for the general education composition course (English 102) with the other liaison librarians. The Assistant Librarian effectively uses instructional technologies, such as LibGuides and video creation software, and works with the Instruction Coordinator Librarian and the Instructional Committee to design, implement, and assess library instruction for assigned departments. This librarian offers one-on-one and workshop consultations to departmental faculty and students. The STEM Librarian is involved in library, professional and university service, and professional development and scholarly activities that will lead professional growth; fostering an accessible, inclusive, welcoming, and safe environment; supporting USA Libraries values of service, collaboration, communication, professionalism, and adaptability.