The Research and Instruction Librarian/Digital Scholarship advances digital initiatives at Lesley University by providing consultation, technical support, and digital project management for faculty, librarians, staff, and students engaged in technology-rich scholarly projects and theses. This librarian provides expertise in developing university library digital collections, as well as providing research help online and in person, both in individual research consultations and at service points in the library. As a member of the Library's research and instruction staff, this librarian also participates in instructional programming, including teaching classes on campus and in Lesley's online programs. General professional responsibilities include public service with evening, weekend, and holiday rotation as needed, and collaborative work with library staff and university faculty to meet the mission and goals of the university.
- Master's degree in library and information science or equivalent graduate degree.
- Professional experience supporting or participating in a substantial project related to digital content in an academic environment.
- Teaching experience in higher education.
- Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively and persuasively across scholarly and technology domains.
- Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.
- Must be authorized to work in the United States; if you hold a visa, your visa status must allow you to work at Lesley University.