Assistant Professor – Web and User Experience Librarian
Murphy Library at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse is seeking a creative and savvy librarian to provide leadership in ensuring effective and positive experiences for all who use the library. The successful candidate will lead the library web team, participate in information literacy instruction, and identify and recommend user experience best practices. Responsibilities include serving as the chair of the library web team, designing and conducting qualitative and quantitative needs assessments/usability studies, collaborating with the information literacy and instructional technology librarians to teach a significant number of face-to-face information literacy sessions, and collaborating with other library units to identify and recommend user experience best practices. This position will participate in reference services and collection development in assigned subjects and will participate in collegial governance, and campus and professional activities.
Salary and Rank: Competitive salary for 9-month tenure track position at the rank of Assistant Professor. Partial summer contracts may also be available.
Anticipated Starting Date: August 29, 2016.
First consideration will be given to applications received by February 8, 2016.
Note: Electronic submission of application materials is required. For additional information about this position and to apply, please visit https://employment.uwlax.edu/
UW-La Crosse is an AA/EEO employer. Employment will require a criminal background check.