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Buffalo State College – Assessment and Reference Librarian

Job Description – Assessment and Reference Librarian

POSITION SUMMARY:
E. H. Butler Library seeks a full-time, assessment/reference librarian to develop, implement and oversee the library’s assessment structure and process. This position will also provide reference services, including nights and weekends, participate fully in the library instruction program, and serve as a liaison to one or more academic departments.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Required:
M.L.S. degree from an ALA-accredited institution; professional academic library reference and instruction experience; demonstrated experience with the design and implementation of the assessment process including designing assessment instruments, defining questions, analyzing data, interpreting and presenting results; demonstrated knowledge of qualitative and quantitative statistical research methods; demonstrated experience with statistical analysis software such as SPSS, SAS, Excel; evidence of the knowledge of the ACRL standards for libraries in higher education; excellent oral and written communication skills; demonstrated ability to work both independently and collaboratively in a diverse environment.

Preferred:
Experience developing and administering user studies; graduate level coursework in research design; ability to manage a complex workload in a timely, effective manner with minimum supervision; strong organizational and interpersonal skills; commitment to scholarly production.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:
Please upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, graduate transcripts, and the names, e-mail addresses, and the names and contact information for three professional references.

Apply Online: Buffalo State College – Assessment & Reference Librarian

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