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FACULTY POSITIONS 

Faculty appointments begin on August 15, 2015, except where noted otherwise. Review of applications will begin immediately, and will remain open until filled, unless noted otherwise in the description below.  All candidates must provide evidence of ability to teach effectively at the undergraduate level and have a commitment to liberal arts education. Ferrum College offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including medical, dental, life, STD/LTD insurances, paid holidays, personal and sick leave and vacation; and a 403(b) retirement plan. A letter of application including curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching, a statement of teaching philosophy, and evidence of scholarship and research, copies of graduate transcripts,and at least three recent letters of recommendation should be sent to Human Resources, Ferrum College, P.O. Box 1000, Ferrum, VA 24088 or complete email applications can be sent as PDF or Word file attachments to resumes@ferrum.edu.

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This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer. 

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Information Literacy & Emerging Technologies Librarian

(10 month, non-tenure track position)

Posted August 21, 2015

Ferrum College has an immediate opening for an enthusiastic and visionary Information Literacy & Emerging Technologies Librarian to provide learner-centered, research instruction to undergraduate students.  In consultation with the Library Director, this position will provide leadership for the Stanley Library Information Literacy Program.  Responsible for facilitating introductory, problem-based, and advanced information literacy sessions for courses using active learning techniques.  The successful candidate will develop and maintain assessment measures for the information literacy program.  This position will also provide public service support in the form of circulation and reference desk coverage and supervision, and is responsible for implementing and overseeing emerging instructional technologies for Stanley Library.

Minimum qualifications include: an MLIS degree from an ALA-accredited institution, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and instruction experience.  Preferred qualifications for the position include: a minimum of two years' experience working in an academic library setting, a minimum of two years' instruction experience, knowledge of learning theories, and excellent technology skills in instructional design.

Ferrum College offers competitive compensation and an excellent benefits package including medical, dental, life, STD/LTD insurances; paid holidays, personal and sick leave, and a 403(b) retirement plan.

Interested candidates should submit an application and resume to Human Resources, Ferrum College, P.O. Box 1000, Ferrum, VA 24088 or e-mail to resumes@ferrum.edu.

This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.