Research & Engagement Librarian in Humanities and/or Social Sciences, UC Santa Barbara

December 16, 2021

Job #JPF02002
Library / Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor / UC Santa Barbara
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Position Overview

Position title: Research & Engagement Librarian in Humanities and/or Social Sciences
Percent time: 100%
Anticipated start: April 2022 or later
Position duration: Indefinite

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Data Services Librarian, UC Santa Barbara

December 16, 2021

Job #JPF02059
Library / Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor / UC Santa Barbara
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POSITION OVERVIEW

Position title: Data Services Librarian
Percent time: 100%
Anticipated start: April 2022 or later
Position duration: Indefinite

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Research Librarian for Criminology and Political Science, UC Irvine

December 10, 2021

The University of California, Irvine Libraries seeks a creative, knowledgeable, collaborative, and user-oriented Research Librarian for Criminology and Political Science (RLCP) to plan and deliver innovative liaison, instruction, reference, and collections services in the social sciences. The RLCP will actively engage with faculty, students, and staff in assigned departments in the School of Social Ecology and the School of Social Sciences, including the following: Criminology, Law, & Society; Political Science; Global & International Studies. The RLCP may engage with additional departments depending on the successful candidate’s areas of strength. This position will require someone with a sound understanding of legal and government research, and of social science research methods and data sources.

Qualified candidates from diverse backgrounds and life experiences are encouraged to apply. The UCI Libraries is committed to recruiting a diverse workforce and advancing UCI’s Commitment to Inclusive Excellence.

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Middle East Studies Librarian and Area Studies Collection Strategist, UC Santa Barbara

February 25, 2021

Middle East Studies Librarian and Area Studies Collection Strategist (Assistant, Associate or Full Librarian)

The University of California, Santa Barbara, is one of ten campuses that comprise the University of California system and is a member of the Association of American Universities. The University Library at UC Santa Barbara is a member of the Association of Research Libraries.

The expected effective date of this position is August 2021 or later.

DESCRIPTION
The Library of the University of California, Santa Barbara, seeks an innovative, forward-looking, service-oriented, and collaborative professional for an exciting opportunity to serve as Middle East Studies Librarian and Area Studies Collection Strategist.

UC Santa Barbara sponsors robust research activities and interdisciplinary academic programs in Global Studies and Area Studies and coordinates programs and research activities related to International Studies throughout the campus. Housed within the Institute for Social, Behavioral, and Economic Research (ISBER) at UC Santa Barbara, the Center for Middle East Studies (CMES) develops and supports programs that enhance public understanding of the Middle East and the interdisciplinary study of the Middle East. CMES affiliates have a wide array of expertise in Middle East history, politics, economics, religions, cultures, and languages. The Department of Religious Studies is home to a Middle East Studies Program, including an undergraduate major and language courses. The Orfalea Center for Global & International Studies and Department of Global Studies also provide arenas for interdisciplinary research and teaching in Middle East and Area Studies.

Reporting to the Director of Collection Strategies, the Middle East Studies Librarian and Area Studies Collection Strategist will be one of a team of four Librarians/Collection Strategists, an Analytics Coordinator, and a Library Assistant. The mission of the Collection Strategies Department is to implement strategic approaches that effectively steward the Library’s investment in research collections and scholarly content, and to increase the impact and reach of the UCSB’s scholarship by actively supporting, innovating, and advancing open and sustainable models for knowledge generation, dissemination, and publishing.

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iSchool Librarian, SJSU, San Jose, CA

February 2, 2021

This position directly supports the School of Information and oversees the wide and diverse suite of online teaching and learning objects that constitute a significant asynchronous portion of the Library’s instructional program. Experience or coursework in instructional technologies, instructional design, and online learning would be a solid foundation for this position.  https://jobs.sjsu.edu/en-us/job/498930/ischool-librarian-senior-assistant

Potential candidates are invited to attend one of two informational webinars scheduled for February 4, 2021 from 1-2 pm PST and February 10, 2021 from 10-11 PST to learn more about the position, library, or University. Anonymity will be ensured, as the attendee list will be hidden. Further inquiries may be directed to the Search Committee Chair Peggy Cabrera, peggy.cabrera@sjsu.edu.

Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with SJSU faculty/library liaison teams to assist in the creation, implementation, maintenance, and evaluation of SJSU Library’s wide and diverse suite of online teaching and learning objects, such as web-based tutorials, instructional videos, research guides, and web pages
  • Maintain and promote knowledge of emerging trends, best practices, and pedagogical principles in instructional design in an online environment, and provide training as needed
  • Engage in the selection and evaluation of resources that support the curricular and research needs of iSchool students, faculty, and programs
  • Offer reference, consultative, and instructional services to undergraduate, graduate students and faculty
  • Strengthen SJSU library’s online presence and extend the library’s reach by identifying and embedding appropriate materials into the learning management system
  • Remain current with trends and strategies in information literacy and instructional technology
  • Participate in shared governance, usually in department, college, and university committee and other service assignments.
  • Participate in multidisciplinary teams, library governance, professional development activities, and university service
  • Build a record of progressive scholarly and professional achievement to fulfill the University requirement of retention, tenure, and promotion
  • Address the needs of a student population of great diversity – in age, cultural background, ethnicity, primary language and academic preparation – through inclusive course materials and teaching strategies

Electronic Resources Manager (Associate or Full Librarian) – Virtual/Remote Eligible, UC Santa Barbara

January 19, 2021

Electronic Resources Manager (Associate or Full Librarian) – Virtual/Remote Eligible

The University of California, Santa Barbara, is one of ten campuses that comprise the University of California system and is a member of the Association of American Universities. The University Library at UC Santa Barbara is a member of the Association of Research Libraries.

The expected effective date of this position is April 1, 2021 or later. This position is eligible for virtual/remote work anywhere within the US; some travel to Santa Barbara will be required.

Description

Reporting to the Director of Resource Acquisition and Discovery Services (ReADS), the Electronic Resources Manager oversees the lifecycle of the library’s electronic resources, including licensing, acquisitions, access, administration, and support.

The Electronic Resources Manager will develop, recommend, and implement an updated management strategy for all of the library’s electronic resources. This will include the management of the entire complex life cycles of serials, e-books, databases, datasets, and streaming video.

The Electronic Resources Manager will implement and administer tools, features, and programs that enhance and improve electronic resource access and usability including the utilization of electronic resource management functions in Alma, the cloud-based library services platform. They will work collaboratively with library staff, vendors, and campus ITS staff to ensure convenient, seamless, and uninterrupted access to electronic resources.

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Research Librarian for Interdisciplinary Studies, UC Irvine

December 16, 2019

The University of California, Irvine Libraries seeks a creative, knowledgeable, collaborative, and user-oriented Research Librarian for Interdisciplinary Studies (RLIS) to plan and deliver innovative reference and instruction services, and to develop and manage excellent electronic, multimedia, and print collections in interdisciplinary studies in the humanities and social sciences.

Qualified candidates from diverse backgrounds and life experiences are encouraged to apply. The UCI Libraries is committed to recruiting a diverse workforce and advancing UCI’s Commitment to Inclusive Excellence, https://uci.edu/diversity/.

At the heart of University of California, Irvine’s academic community, the UCI Libraries plays a vital role in enabling our outstanding students, faculty and researchers to create new knowledge, develop lifelong learning skills, and make meaningful contributions to society.  We value innovation and collaboration, and we are committed to fostering an environment that promotes diversity, equity, and inclusion. The Libraries physical spaces consist of the Langson Library, the Science Library, the Library Gateway Study Center, and the Grunigen Medical Library.

The University of California, Irvine, is nestled in over 1,500 acres of coastal foothills, five miles from the Pacific Ocean, between San Diego and Los Angeles.  Founded in 1965, UCI has a total of 36,742 undergraduate and graduate students and over 1,600 faculty and staff.  Nearly 67% of UCI students identify themselves as Asian American, African American, Chicano/Latino, or Native American.  Over 50% of UCI’s Bachelor Degrees are awarded to first generation college students.  The New York Times ranks UCI as the #1 college doing the most for the American Dream. Consistently ranked among the nation’s best universities, UCI is noted for its top-rated research and graduate programs, extensive commitment to undergraduate education, and growing number of professional schools and programs of academic and social significance.

The full position description is listed on the UCI Libraries website at http://www.lib.uci.edu/job-openings-uc-irvine-libraries with links to additional websites featuring campus and community information.

Apply via UCI AP Recruit at: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF05855

Appointment is anticipated to be at the ­­­ Assistant Librarian or Associate Librarian rank with a salary of $55,014 – $82,045.

Applications received by January 15, 2020 will receive first consideration.

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.


Life Sciences Librarian

August 31, 2016

Life Sciences Librarian

University Library of the University of California, Davis

 

The University Library of the University of California, Davis, seeks an energetic, innovative, collaborative, and user-focused Life Sciences Librarian to work closely with faculty, students, staff, and institutional stakeholders in a highly interdisciplinary academic community. The successful candidate is responsible for providing outreach, education and resources in support of student learning, academic programs, and faculty teaching and research. S/he must be able to work effectively with faculty, students, researchers, and staff to develop a shared vision for library services and collections aligned with the University Library’s mission and vision.

Salary: Assistant Librarian to Associate Librarian ($47,722 – $67,509)

For additional details and information on how to submit an online application, please visit http://lib.ucdavis.edu/ul/about/jobs/

Candidates applying by October 17, 2016, will receive first consideration. The position will remain open until filled.

UC Davis is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

UC Davis is a smoke- and tobacco free campus effective January 1, 2014.


Cataloging and Metadata Librarian

May 25, 2016

The University of California, Irvine Libraries invites applications for the position of Cataloging and Metadata Librarian. This position will provide expertise in cataloging and metadata creation in all formats and languages. We are seeking a knowledgeable, energetic, and enthusiastic librarian eager to join the Libraries as we continue to provide excellent cataloging and increase our participation in metadata creation for digital collections.

Qualified candidates from diverse backgrounds and life experiences are encouraged to apply.  The UCI Libraries is committed to recruiting a diverse workforce and advancing UCI’s Commitment to Inclusive Excellence.

The UCI Libraries, comprising the Langson Library, the Ayala Science Library, the Library Gateway Study Center, and the Grunigen Medical Library, are committed to innovation and excellence.  The University of California, Irvine, is nestled in over 1,500 acres of coastal foothills, five miles from the Pacific Ocean, between San Diego and Los Angeles.  Founded in 1965, UCI has more than 28,000 undergraduate and graduate students, 1,100 faculty, and 9,400 staff.  Consistently ranked among the nation’s best universities, UCI is noted for its top-rated research and graduate programs, extensive commitment to undergraduate education, and growing number of professional schools and programs of academic and social significance.

The full position description with instructions on how to apply is listed on the UCI Libraries’ website at http://www.lib.uci.edu/job-openings-uc-irvine-libraries with links to additional websites featuring campus and community information.  Apply via UCI AP Recruit at: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/apply/JPF03412.

 Applications received by July 5, 2016 will receive first consideration.

Upon application, candidates should be in possession of proof of their legal right to employment in the U.S.  In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, verification of legal right to work will be required between the time of final selection and hiring, and is absolutely essential in ultimately being hired.

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.


Scholarly Communications Officer and Program Lead

May 2, 2016

Scholarly Communications Officer and Program Lead

University of California, Davis, University Library

 

The University of California, Davis, University Library is looking for an innovative, collaborative, and service-oriented Scholarly Communication Officer to serve as an institutional expert on all aspects of scholarly communications and modern scholarly outputs (books and journals but also software, data, websites, social media, etc.), particularly intellectual property, Open Access, and long-term access to digital research outputs. The position will provide expertise and advice to faculty, students, and staff of the university, teach, and conduct research on scholarly communications. The Scholarly Communications Program oversees the Library’s activities in scholarly communication such as the university’s Open Access policies, and copyright review of archival collections for digitization. The position also represents the university’s interests in various national and international scholarly communication developments and activities.

 

Salary: $71,544-$109,968 (Appointment rank and salary based on qualifications and experience).

 

For additional details and information on how to submit an online application, please visit http://lib.ucdavis.edu/ul/about/jobs/

 

Candidates applying by May 5, 2016, will receive first consideration. The position will remain open until filled.

 

UC Davis is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

UC Davis is a smoke- and tobacco free campus effective January 1, 2014.