The Student Services Librarian develops, coordinates, and participates in instruction and outreach activities for Law School students and student organizations, including the first-year legal research and writing program, clinical and experiential learning program, orientation activities, various course-integrated research sessions, and other venues, with a possibility of teaching advanced legal research courses. The role includes enhancing the outreach and marketing of services to students, facilitating communication between the Library and students, and assessing student needs and wants in order to develop new services and programs to effectively support student learning. The position is also responsible for creating web-based and print research guides and other reference tools, including audio and video instruction and research tools.
The Student Services Librarian serves as a member of the D’Angelo Law Library reference team and provides in person and virtual research assistance during scheduled shifts (including evenings and weekends on rotation); serves on Library-wide committees and task forces; and participates in local, regional, and national professional and scholarly organizations. The Student Services Librarian works as part of the D’Angelo Law Library User Services department to provide outstanding services to the Law School and University communities.
To Apply: Submit cover letter, curriculum vitae, and reference contact information. Applications must be submitted to https://academiccareers.uchicago.edu (Requisition #03247), or via Quicklink: http://tinyurl.com/hc8ay25.
Contact Shauna Babcock, Library HR, firstname.lastname@example.org, with questions.
Review of applications will begin March 20, 2017. Screening of applications will continue until the position is filled or the search is closed.
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