Job Opportunity: Art & Architecture Librarian, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM

The University of New Mexico College of University Libraries and Learning Sciences (UL&LS) seeks a service-oriented, innovative subject specialist with an expertise in Art, Art History, Photography, and Architecture to support a dynamic library system with a strong outreach and instruction program. This is a full-time, 12-month position with the faculty rank and tenure status negotiable based on qualifications and experience. The desired start date is August 1, 2015. The annual salary is negotiable based on qualifications and includes full benefits.

Position Description

• The Art & Architecture Librarian will proactively build relationships
and partnerships with students, faculty, and staff in the undergraduate and graduate art and architecture programs and deliver services that support UL&LS and University initiatives.
• Working in a team-oriented and highly electronic environment, this
librarian will serve as the Libraries’ specialist for Art History, Art Studio, Art Education, Photography, and Architecture and Planning.
• The Librarian will provide instruction in the use of library resources
and research in a variety of settings. He/she will provide reference services and lead in art and architecture collection development.
• The successful candidate must be an engaged, innovative, and
service-oriented individual. They will join a dynamic collaborative team of service oriented information professionals.
• Successful candidates may teach credit courses for the UL&LS’s
Organization, Information and Learning Sciences Program (OI&LS).

The Art & Architecture Librarian will keep current with emerging information and instructional technologies, new uses of art and architecture research, and digital scholarship and tools. They will establish and maintain strong relationships with colleagues and researchers and employ communication, organization, analytic, and problem-solving skills.

They will work to meet research and service requirements for tenure and will participate in faculty governance as detailed in the UNM Faculty Handbook.
Working some evenings and weekends is required.

The UL&LS integrates the UNM values of Excellence, Access with Support to Succeed, Integrity, Diversity, Respectful Relationships, Freedom and Sustainability into all we do. The UL&LS adds to UNM’s values: Service, Trust, Collaboration and Accountability.

For more information and to apply:  Applicants must apply online. Visit the UNMJobs website at http://unmjobs.unm.edu/ Search for position #0829427.

Instructions: Please prepare the following documents: CV, Cover Letter addressing each Minimum and Preferred Qualification, and a list of three professional references including email and phone contact information.

Deadline: The search will remain open until the position is filled. For best consideration, complete applications must be received through the UNMJobs website no later than May 8, 2015.

The University of New Mexico is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and Educator.

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