Now Hiring: Design & Technologies Librarian/Coordinator!

May 9, 2018

We're on the lookout for:

Design & Technologies Librarian/Coordinator!

Barnard Library invites applications for a Design & Technologies Librarian/Coordinator to take the lead in creating, facilitating, and coordinating services and programming in the new Design Center opening Fall 2018. Reporting to the Director for Instructional Media and Academic Technology (IMATS), the Design & Technologies Librarian/Coordinator will work directly with the Faculty Director of the Design Center and will take a proactive approach to working with faculty, undergraduates, and fellow librarians and staff to collaborate on established projects and programs and develop new, sustainable research projects, classroom support, and instruction in fabrication and making. This includes designing and presenting workshops on tools, safety, resources and best practices; identifying and implementing new technologies; coordinating the development and expansion of sustainable design and maker services; building partnerships with other Centers, faculty and departments; connecting with and contributing to the diversity, equity, inclusion and accessibility efforts; and establishing a community of practice and assessment within the lab and with other Center services. Working closely with the Directors in the library (Collections, Archives & Special Collections, Teaching & Learning, and IMATS), the DT L/C will also facilitate the creation of complementary infrastructure and services in those units, such as digital collection building and creation, digital scholarship instruction, coding projects or service design.

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