Digital Pedagogy Librarian at University of Michigan- Ann Arbor, MI

The University of Michigan Library is one of the world’s largest academic research libraries and serves a vibrant University community that is home to 19 schools and colleges, 100 top ten graduate programs, and annual research expenditures approaching $1.5 billion a year. To enable the University’s world-changing work and to serve the public good, the library collects, preserves, and shares the scholarly and cultural record in all existing and emerging forms, and leads the reinvention of the academic research library in the digital age.

The Digital Pedagogy Librarian contributes to the evolving digital scholarship and consultation programs. Our development of digital scholarship and consultation services is part our strategy to reshape services and spaces to meet the future needs of a student population and faculty whose demands are shifting in an increasingly digital era.

The Digital Pedagogy Librarian partners with students, faculty, staff, and librarians to enhance learning, teaching, and scholarship through application of new technologies and emerging digital research methods across disciplines, as well as critical engagement with library collections and data. The Digital Pedagogy Librarian consults and teaches in-person, online, and in hybrid learning environments to enhance exploration, creation, and the sharing of scholarly work in our community. The Digital Pedagogy Librarian may provide functional supervision of student employees.

The University of Michigan Library is committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse workforce and encourages all employees to fully incorporate their diverse backgrounds, skills, and life experiences into their work.

Responsibilities

  • Provides leadership for the library’s critical engagement with new and established technologies that impact discovery and inquiry, research workflows and productivity, and engagement with library collections and data.

  • In collaboration with the Digital Scholarship Librarian and other campus partners, develops programs and designs services supporting digital scholarship and digital pedagogy across disciplines to promote next-century literacies, connect library resources and expertise to campus learning, and empower researchers, scholars, and learners.

  • Leads the continued development of the library’s services related to citation management in collaboration with other subject and functional specialists

  • Contributes to program development around ScholarSpace, including the coordination and promotion of workshops and events.

  • Promotes inclusive teaching practices and a commitment to accessibility in the development and delivery of services and programs.

  • Participates in ongoing learning and professional development relevant to position responsibilities and areas of interest.

  • Serves as service lead for the library’s use of Omeka in collaboration with others

  • Advances the mission of the library through participation in committees and initiatives.

Full description here: http://careers.umich.edu/job_detail/147106/digital_pedagogy_librarian

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