Job added in hotlist
Applied job
Contract job
90-day-old-job
part-time-job
Recruiter job
Employer job
Expanded search
Apply online not available
View more jobs in Corvallis, OR
View more jobs in Oregon

Job Details

Assistant Professor-Science Instruction and Outreach Librarian

Company name
Oregon State University

Salary
Open

Location
Corvallis, OR

Apply for this job






8 hit(s)  

Profile

Internal Job Number:

P01905UF

Description:

The Oregon State University Libraries & Press (

OSULP

) invites energetic, self-starter, and social justice-oriented individuals to apply for a full-time (1.0

FTE

), 12-month, tenure-track Assistant Professor-Science Instruction and Outreach Librarian position. Beginning or early-career librarians are particularly encouraged to apply.

The successful applicant will join a very collaborative and highly engaged team of library faculty and staff. The primary assignment for the librarian in this position is to collaboratively liaise with the College of Science, which includes the departments of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Chemistry, Integrative Biology, Mathematics, Microbiology, Physics, and Statistics.

The librarian will work with campus and library colleagues to build relationships in order to develop and promote library instruction, programs, services, and outreach initiatives. This position is particularly focused on supporting historically underrepresented students in science such as students of color, first-generation students, and women. The Science Instruction and Outreach Librarian will also undertake research to inform practice and contribute to scholarly conversations in journals, at conferences, and in other appropriate outlets. This position reports to the Head of the Libraries' Teaching and Engagement Department.

OSU

has an institution-wide commitment to recruiting and retaining a diverse workforce in order to support a diverse student body and to model the strengths inherent in a diverse community. Therefore we encourage job candidates who bring a wide range of perspectives and lived experiences to consider working for

OSU

. The successful candidate will find a welcoming and supportive campus environment.

In order to build and support diversity within

STEM

education and

STEM

fields,

OSU

has specific forward-looking initiatives such as

STEM

Leaders,

LSAMP

, and participates in the

ADVANCE

grant. As the primary constituency for the Science Instruction and Outreach Librarian, the award-winning faculty from the College of Science are noted for their teaching excellence, engagement with the advancement of science in the public sphere, and innovative environmental solutions.

OSULP

is a progressive organization that contributes actively to the teaching and research mission of the University. The Valley Library is a medium-sized research library with an updated learning commons, a newly-integrated Undergrad Research & Writing Studio, and excellent teaching facilities, including a dedicated library classroom.

OSULP

offers a collaborative, fast-paced work environment that is focused on providing innovative services and resources to our students, faculty, and staff.

OSULP

is a member of the Orbis-Cascade Alliance and the Greater Western Library Alliance.

Oregon State University is located about 1.5 to 2 hours south of the Portland metro area in Corvallis, Oregon. Corvallis is a small, classic college town with vibrant restaurants, arts and culture, strong schools, and a robust vision for a sustainable future (Imagine Corvallis 2040). It is situated about an hour from the beautiful Oregon coast and two hours from the Cascade mountains.

Minimum Qualifications (Staff) / Guidelines (Faculty):

Typically requires PhD or terminal degree (Masters for some Extension positions and

MLS

for Library positions), demonstrated ability to teach in a classroom Extension, or other setting, and develop a research program in the academic discipline/unit.

Requirements :

●Master's degree in library or information science from an

ALA

accredited institution or foreign equivalent received by the time of hire.

●Bachelor's or Master's degree in Science, or at least 1 year of substantial and demonstrated experience with instruction or outreach to science students in an educational context.

●Demonstrated ability to develop and maintain collaborative relationships with departments, programs, community organizations, or groups.

●Demonstrated ability to develop and deliver educational programming, for example teaching, training, facilitating discussions, delivering workshops or informative presentations.

●Demonstrated awareness of the challenges faced by historically underrepresented students in science such as students of color, first-generation students, and women, and demonstrated ability to design services and programs to enhance these students' success.

●Demonstrated ability to foster and support equity and inclusion in learning or other environments.

●A demonstrable commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity.

Additional Salary Information:

$55,008

Company info

Oregon State University
Website : http://www.oregonstate.edu

Company Profile
Oregon State University, as the state's land-grant university, has a presence in all of Oregon's 36 counties. In Portland, the state's largest populated area, OSU offers courses, provides services, houses administrative offices and hosts a Beaver Fan Shop.

Similar Jobs:
Internal Job Number: P01905UF Description: The Oregon State University Libraries & Press ( OSULP ) invites energetic, self-starter, and social justice-oriented individuals to apply for a full-time (1.0 FTE ), 12-month, tenure-...
Math for Law Enforcement Faculty
location Albany, OR
Summary: This pool has been established to accept applications for possible openings for part-time instructors that may arise throughout the year. Part-time instructors would teach CJ 105 (Math for Law Enforcement). The course pr...
Position Summary The person in this position will perform general office work such as document creation, copying, filing, and database management. Position Duties Create and modify Word documents and PDFs and organize documents...
I was facing the seven-year itch at my previous workplace. Thanks to EmploymentCrossing, I'm committed to a fantastic sales job in downtown Manhattan.
Joseph L - New York, NY
  • All we do is research jobs.
  • Our team of researchers, programmers, and analysts find you jobs from over 1,000 career pages and other sources
  • Our members get more interviews and jobs than people who use "public job boards"
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss it, you will land among the stars.
LibraryCrossing - #1 Job Aggregation and Private Job-Opening Research Service — The Most Quality Jobs Anywhere
LibraryCrossing is the first job consolidation service in the employment industry to seek to include every job that exists in the world.
Copyright © 2018 LibraryCrossing - All rights reserved. 169