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 Subject : Social Sciences Librarian.. 11/18/2021 11:09:21 AM 
Michael Doylen
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As Wisconsin’s only public urban research university, the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee has established an international reputation for excellence in research, community engagement, teaching and entrepreneurism. Designated an R1 research institution, UWM educates more than 26,000 students and is an engine for innovation in southeastern Wisconsin.

The UWM Libraries—Golda Meir Library on the Milwaukee campus and two branches, UWM at Waukesha Library and UWM at Washington County Library—advance the campus mission by providing access to holdings of more than 5.4 million physical items, 200,000 e-books, and 142,000 digital serials.

The UWM Libraries maintain memberships and affiliations in the Council of University of Wisconsin Libraries, the Digital Public Library of America, the Midwest Art Conservation Center, Recollection Wisconsin, the Wisconsin Area Research Center Network, and the World Digital Library. The Libraries use Ex Libris’ Alma for its integrated library system, OCLC’s CONTENTdm for its digital collections, and bepress’ Digital Commons to share the intellectual output of UWM’s faculty and research community.

The UWM Libraries value diversity in all of its forms, including who we are, how we think, and what we do. We strive to create a sense of belonging for all people, including those who have been historically underrepresented at UWM.

Job Summary
This position supports the university goals to be excellent in inter-disciplinary research and graduate highly educated individuals at all degree levels. Working under the leadership of the Research Services Lead, position responsibilities include providing effective delivery of instruction and consultations to students, staff and faculty; engaging in academic outreach to assigned departments; and contribution to programming to educate graduate students and faculty on established and emerging practices in scholarly communication. This position is expected to provide excellent customer service in a professional manner and serve as a model representative of UWM and the Libraries.

Salary: This position comes with a competitive salary and benefit package. The starting salary is $43,870. Benefit summary: https://www.wisconsin.edu/ohrwd/benefits/download/fasl21.pdf

Minimum Qualifications
Master’s of Library Science/Master’s of Library and Information Science from an ALA-accredited institution

Preferred Qualifications
Bachelor’s or master’s degree with coursework in the social sciences
Demonstrated commitment to diversity and inclusion
Demonstrated ability to prioritize and coordinate work among different projects
Demonstrated ability to work independently and collaboratively in a team environment
Experience working with quantitative and qualitative data sets

For more information and to apply: https://jobs.uwm.edu/postings/33156
 
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