The Research and Instruction Librarian is a full-time, exempt-level position reporting to the Library Director. Our team of six, plus student staff, serves more than 1,300 traditional undergraduates and 5,800 adult and distance learners in a dynamic and growing academic library. The library offers a creative and friendly environment that focuses on student and faculty support. We are a flexible team that embraces new technology and user demands to provide excellent library service.
This 12-month position offers faculty rank and status with staff benefits and vacation. CCU does not offer tenure. This position will require evening and occasional weekend hours.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Master’s degree in Library Science from an ALA accredited program required
Academic library experience preferred (could include paraprofessional, internship, practicum, etc.)
Reference and instruction experience strongly preferred
Excellent collaboration skills and strong commitment to teamwork
Effective written and oral communication skills
Self-motivated and self-directed, flexible, and willing and able to work and learn in a changing environment
Able to balance creativity and practicality, to take initiative, and to follow through on projects
Confident instructor in a classroom setting
Familiar with course management software, LibGuides, and ILS (III’s Sierra preferred)
Familiar with professional issues, trends, and technology in academic librarianship
With a heritage dating back to 1914, Colorado Christian University is committed to offering a complete education that develops students intellectually, professionally, and spiritually. Just a few minutes from downtown Denver, CCU is uniquely positioned to offer students a distinctive variety of educational opportunities and experiences.