Saturday, October 19, 2013

E-Learning Librarian

The Washington University Libraries invite applications for the position of E-Learning Librarian.

RESPONSIBILITIES: The E-Learning Librarian will lead the formulation, production, and advancement of e-learning initiatives that support the Washington University in Saint Louis library patrons. As a member of the Instructional Support Services Department, the E-Learning Librarian will work with faculty, students and colleagues to develop, implement, and apply innovative multi-media and LMS based e-learning tools, resources, and services for integration with library related instructional needs. These activities include: assistance with strategies for the management of scholarly and personal digital assets, preparation of interactive tutorials and course modules, and the development of multimedia projects.

QUALIFICATIONS: Required: Master’s degree in library/information science, instructional design, media, instructional technology, or a related field; demonstrated ability to thrive and lead in a collaborative environment; demonstrated ability in web based tools, imaging and/or video software, bibliographic and presentation software and relevant emerging technologies; excellent interpersonal, communication , presentation and instructional skills. Preferred: Relevant experience in libraries, higher education, or learning management systems; ability to see technological possibilities in and outside of the library world and the vision to turn these possibilities into new library services.

GENERAL INFORMATION: Washington University, located at the western edge of the city of St. Louis, is a medium-sized, independent, research university founded in 1853, and is internationally known for excellence in teaching and research and for the quality of its faculty and student body. The University libraries play an essential role in providing the support for these areas to the Washington University community. For more information, please visit the Washington University/Libraries’ web sites at and


APPLICATION INFORMATION: Applications must be submitted online at Reference job #26808. For full consideration, attach a letter of application, resume, and the names of three references (including e-mail & phone number). Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Employment eligibility verification required upon hire. Washington University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

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