Friday, October 19, 2007

Director of Education & Outreach

Are you an experienced educator eager to take an educational initiative to the next level? Bring your vision and talent to Dartmouth, where teaching and learning are central to the mission of the institution.

Reporting to the Deputy Librarian of the College, the Director leads the Library's education programs by working closely with faculty, librarians, students and staff across the campus to identify and assess needs and develop, implement, and evaluate a program of system-wide training and instruction that teaches effective use and management of information resources and services. The successful candidate will be responsible for a professional development program for library teaching staff, and will work closely with other campus initiatives supporting teaching and learning, such as the Dartmouth Center for the Advancement of Learning [DCAL], the Writing Program, Academic Computing, and the Academic Skills Center. The Director serves as a member of the executive team for DCAL.

Working at Dartmouth means joining an institution with a strong commitment to libraries. Exciting new facilities provide space for creative educational programs through quality media labs, ubiquitous wireless access, and a diversity of teaching spaces. A high quality of life, an interesting mix of graduate, professional, and undergraduate programs, a diverse student body and a dedicated, creative and enthusiastic staff make Dartmouth an outstanding place to work.

REQUIREMENTS: a relevant graduate or professional degree and a minimum of 3-5 years of related experience, including teaching in traditional and digital environments. Experience in curriculum design, familiarity with information literacy programs, demonstrated project management or team leadership skills, and a commitment to excellence in teaching and service provision are required.

Review of applications will begin on December 3, 2007 and will continue until the position is filled. . Please apply on line at

Dartmouth College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

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