Clemson University Libraries seeks an innovative professional to work with a
team of vibrant library faculty to create an exceptional user experience in
the library. Reporting to the Associate Dean, the User Experience Librarian
will lead an assessment program that informs services, online presence, and
library spaces, and will conduct ongoing discovery projects to develop models
of user behaviors, needs, and preferences in the physical and virtual library
environment. This is a 12-month tenure-track position with
faculty rank and status.
ALA-accredited MLS degree or equivalent.
Experience and/or coursework using assessment tools and procedures, including
user satisfaction surveys, focus groups, one-on-one interviewing, and other
Experience and/or coursework in usability studies and interface design.
Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
Strong commitment to customer service.
Ability to collaborate with diverse groups and communicate ideas effectively.
Project management experience.
Evidence of, or potential for, professional and/or scholarly activity.
PAY & WORK SCHEDULE:
Highly competitive salary and faculty rank based on the successful candidate's
qualifications and experience.
Standard Hrs: 37.5;
HOW TO APPLY:
Application process: Prepare a letter of interest to the search committee
directly addressing the requirements for the position, and attach a personal
resume and the names, email addresses, and telephone numbers of three
professional references. Submit the package electronically
as a single attachment in MS word or PDF format to
[log in to unmask] Applications received by January 31, 2013
will be guaranteed consideration.
Clemson University is a major, land-grant, science and engineering-oriented
research university in a college-town setting along a dynamic Southeastern
corridor. Ranked as one of America's Top Universities by
U.S. News & World Report, Clemson is an inclusive, student-centered community
characterized by high academic standards, a culture of collaboration, school
spirit, and a competitive drive to excel. Centrally located in the beautiful
foothills of the Blue Ridge mountains, Clemson is located in one of the
fastest-growing areas of SC, and a short two-hour drive to major destination
cities in Charlotte and Atlanta. The upstate SC region
provides a highly desirable quality of life setting in which to pursue
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