[Humanist] 25.399 jobs at Bates (Maine); Nebraska

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                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 25, No. 399.
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  [1]   From:    Katherine L Walter <kwalter at unlnotes.unl.edu>             (49)
        Subject: Nebraska:  History and Digital Humanities Liaison Librarian

  [2]   From:    Michael Hanrahan <mhanraha at bates.edu>                     (21)
        Subject: Job @ Bates College

        Date: Tue, 18 Oct 2011 10:03:24 -0500
        From: Katherine L Walter <kwalter at unlnotes.unl.edu>
        Subject: Nebraska:  History and Digital Humanities Liaison Librarian position

The University Libraries of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Oct. 11
Assistant Professor, Tenure Leading
History and Digital Humanities Liaison Librarian

Responsibilities:  The History and Digital Humanities Liaison Library 
works collaboratively with faculty, staff and students
to provide research and instructional services in history; provides 
collection development; serves as a liaison to the 
History Department, and related studies; maintains regular contact with 
faculty and students to ascertain their information 
and research needs and to keep them aware of the development of history 
collections and services; serves as a resource
with the instructional faculty teaching courses relating to history to 
provide library instruction; assists faculty in incorporating
digital humanities resources into their teaching and research; maintains 
interdisciplinary connections with liaison librarians
for instruction and collection building for history and related areas; 
participates in digital humanities projects.

Qualifications:   Required:  Master's degree from an ALA-accredited 
program; the ability to work flexibly and creatively in
a changing environment; strong public serve philosophy; ability to 
interact positively and productively in a collegial academic
environment with library colleagues, students, faculty and staff; 
Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively
with a diverse population of faculty, staff, students and community 
members; ability to meet standards for promotion and tenure
leading to peer reviewed publications and service; evidence of excellent 
analytical, organizational, communication and 
time-management skills.  Preferred:  PhD in History; reference and library 
instruction experience in an academic library; 
familiarity with a wide range of electronic and print resources; 
Significant library experience working as a liaison, coordinator
or consultant in history studies/programs; Demonstrated skill in using 
digital information resources in historical studies; and 
knowledge of principles in collection development.

Salary: $51,000 USD minimum.  Salary is negotiable and will be based upon 
qualifications of the successful candidate. 

Starting date: December 1, 2011; negotiable.

Application Deadline:  Oct. 31, 2011.  Applications will be accepted until 
the position is filled, but applications received by 
October 31 will be assured full consideration.  Applicants must complete 
the Faculty/Administrative application at 
http://employment.unl.edu, requisition 110788.  Candidates must also 
attach required documents.  For more information
about the UNL Libraries, visit our homepage at: http://libraries.unl.edu.

"The University of Nebraska has an active National Science Foundation 
ADVANCE gender equity program, and is 
committee to a pluralistic campus community through affirmative action, 
equal opportunity, work-life balance, and 
dual careers." Contact Nancy Busch at (402) 472-2526 for assistance. 

        Date: Tue, 18 Oct 2011 12:46:09 -0400
        From: Michael Hanrahan <mhanraha at bates.edu>
        Subject: Job @ Bates College

Bates College seeks a Curricular Technology Consultant. The successful 
candidate will consult and collaborate with faculty in the development 
and support of sustainable curricular resources based on an informed 
understanding of current and emerging technologies. As a member of the 
Curricular and Research Computing group, the Curricular Technology 
Consultant will contribute to the provision of technology services, user 
support, and computing resources to meet the academic needs of the 
faculty and students at Bates. Duties will include the oversight and 
management of a faculty computing facility dedicated to research and 
development in the digital humanities, with particular attention to 
interdisciplinary studies and non-English languages.

We invite applications for this position from qualified persons who 
share Bates' strong commitment to the liberal arts, diversity and 
nondiscrimination. For a full position description and to apply, visit 
our careers page: http://goo.gl/BjINQ

Bates does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or 
ethnic origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or 
gender expression, marital or parental status, age, or disability, in 
the recruitment and admission of its students, in the administration of 
its educational policies and programs, or in the recruitment and 
employment of its faculty and staff.

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