Job Posting: Liaison Librarian, Tampa, FL

The University of South Florida (USF) Health Libraries is accepting applications for a full-time Liaison Librarian.

Reporting to the Assistant Director for Research and Education, this position is responsible for planning, promoting, and providing a broad range of information services, grounded in evidence-based practice, including research support to faculty, staff, students, and researchers. As liaison to the College of Nursing, the successful candidate will actively engage with users to develop and deliver course content to support teaching and learning in curriculum-integrated and library instruction settings. The incumbent will collaborate with faculty to identify opportunities, determine requirements, and select tools that will allow students to discover, access, and incorporate the library resources into course assignments.

In addition, this person will foster relationships with faculty in the College of Nursing, and provide consultations to faculty, students, and health professionals staff on a wide range of topics including access to and utilization of library resources, evidence-based practice, scholarship, and research.
Additional responsibilities include demonstrating the integration of knowledge-based resources into clinical research and practice, collaborating with library colleagues on developing and offering research support services, and contributing to the knowledge base of the profession through research, publication, and professional engagement.

The mission of USF Health is to envision and implement the future of health. It is the partnership of the University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine, the College of Nursing, the College of Public Health, the Taneja College of Pharmacy, the School of Biomedical Sciences and the School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Sciences; and the USF Physicians Group. USF is a global research university ranked 34th in federal research expenditures for public universities. The USF Health Libraries (Shimberg Health Sciences Library and Florida Blue Health Knowledge Exchange) provide library and information services to students, faculty, and staff at USF Health. The library also provides these services to affiliated hospitals, area health professionals and providers, and members of the community.

HIRING SALARY/SALARY RANGE: Salary is commensurate with education and experience, beginning at $45,000. Candidates with better than preferred qualifications are encouraged to negotiate salary and academic rank.

To apply:
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Position closes April 26, 2020

Amanda Chiplock, MLIS, AHIP
Assistant Director for Collection Management
USF Health Libraries
Shimberg Health Sciences Library | Florida Blue Health Knowledge Exchange
University of South Florida
12901 Bruce B. Downs Blvd., MDC31
Tampa, FL 33612-4799
Phone: 813-974-9961

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