Elon University is currently accepting applications for an Engineering & Physical Sciences Librarian. We seek a librarian who is committed to cross-functional librarianship, interested in working in a creative and collaborative library environment, and eager to engage in the daily life of the university community. The Engineering & Physical Sciences Librarian will provide dynamic and proactive expertise and leadership in meeting the information literacy, research, and curricular needs of students and teaching faculty in engineering and the physical sciences through the development of engaged, innovative outreach initiatives and departmental support. Ideal candidates will have a demonstrated commitment to diversity and equity that will support the inclusive climate within Belk Library and the Elon University community. Librarians of all experience levels with a demonstrated willingness to cultivate expertise and maintain knowledge of trends in science librarianship are encouraged to apply.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Special Skills Or Experience:
Ideal candidates will have a demonstrated commitment to diversity and equity that will support the inclusive climate within Belk Library and the Elon University community.
* A master's degree from an ALA-accredited program in library and/or information science
* Subject background in engineering or the physical sciences as evidenced by professional experience or coursework in relevant fields, or experience with science librarianship
Application deadline is December 3, 2021. Apply at https://elon.peopleadmin.com/postings/8200. Elon University is an equal employment opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff and student body and welcomes all applicants.
Elon University has built a national reputation as a premier student-centered arts and sciences university that values strong relationships between students and their faculty and staff mentors. Elon is ranked among the top-100 National Universities by U.S. News & World Report, with a No. 1 ranking for excellence in undergraduate teaching and No. 9 for innovation. Global engagement is central to Elon's experience and the Institute of International Education has ranked the institution No. 1 in the nation for study abroad for 16 straight years.
In addition, Elon is the only university in the nation ranked in the top-20 by U.S. News for excellence in all eight academic programs "Focused on Student Success." Elon's more than 7,000 students prepare to become the resilient, ambitious and ethical leaders the world needs, putting their knowledge into action on campus, in the community and around the globe.