The Citadel, Daniel Library
The Daniel Library at The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina invites applications for an Academic Technology Librarian. This is a full-time, twelve-month, tenure track faculty position. The Citadel, located in Charleston, South Carolina, consistently ranks as the #1 Public College in the South (offering up to a master's degree) in U.S. News & World Report's Education Rankings. Charleston continuously wins awards for friendliness, best restaurants, tourist attractions, and more. This position is a superb opportunity for the individual who seeks to enhance or prove their leadership skills, advance their professional abilities, and enrich a vibrant, intellectual organization. The Daniel Library seeks individuals with a zest for continuously improving themselves and the organization they are a part of. The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate an ability and passion to work in a complex, changing environment with a resourceful, flexible, and innovative attitude. He or she will have a proven capacity to work effectively and collegially in teams with staff at all levels, as well as with faculty and students. The Daniel Library is a dynamic organization that continually strives to optimize its operations, services, and responsibilities. The successful candidate will be responsible for leading and managing The Citadel Makerspace, an emerging technologies and interdisciplinary learning lab run by Daniel Library. These efforts include, but are not limited to, daily operations, scheduling and supervision of staff, instruction, programming, outreach, and physical and digital displays. This position plays a vital role in strengthening the relationship between The Citadel Makerspace and the research interests and needs of the campus community. Additionally, the Academic Technology Librarian will provide leadership for the selection and implementation of technology for Daniel Library, including equipment, furniture, and software, and serve as the library’s operational liaison to The Citadel’s Information Technology Services (ITS) department. The successful candidate will be expected to: Work in a team environment, with a focus on continuously enhancing the user experience. Provide research and technology assistance through individual consultations at the Research and Information Desk, through virtual reference services, and during library instruction sessions. Provide liaison programs, services, and collections to academic departments. Teach instructional sessions at all degree levels, to include the freshman orientation courses. Participate in campus-wide and library assessment programs. Create and maintain online research and technology guides. Additionally, ongoing professional development in the areas of instruction, technology, and reference skills is expected. Tenure and promotion are dependent upon continuing library service effectiveness, professional growth and development, scholarship, and service to the college and community.