Skip to main content

User Experience / Web Design Librarian

University Libraries Breadcrumb Trail. About the Libraries Breadcrumb Trail. User Experience / Web Design Librarian

User Experience / Web Design Librarian

 

The University at Albany Libraries seeks applications for an energetic, flexible, and innovative User Experience / Web Design Librarian. This position will report to the Head of the Reference and Research Services Department.

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborates with and leads the Website Development Team in designing, developing, and maintaining a functional, attractive, and usable website, including the mobile website
  • Conducts website accessibility audits and tracks website usage
  • Plans and coordinates usability assessment for digital and physical library resources and spaces
  • Serves on the Online Public Interface Committee and collaborates with colleagues to enhance the interfaces of all the University Libraries' discovery products and systems
  • Stays abreast of trends related to user-centered design and works collaboratively with colleagues to implement projects and programs designed to improve users' experience of the University Libraries
  • Participates in initiatives of the Reference and Research Services Department
  • Provides general reference service during assigned hours at the reference desk in the University Library (may include evenings and weekends) to students, faculty, staff, and community users, in person, by phone, via chat, and through the Personalized Assistance With Searching (PAWS) consultation service
  • Research, publication, and service to the Libraries, University, and profession are expected to satisfy criteria for continuing appointment (tenure) and promotion.

 

For additional information, including qualification requirements and application instructions, please go to https://albany.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp?JOBID=86737.

Application deadline (extended): September 14, 2017

University Libraries, University at Albany, SUNY.

1400 Washington Avenue, Albany NY 12222 USA. (518) 442-3600.

Copyright © 2008-2017 University at Albany. All rights reserved.

University Libraries' Facebook Page.
Snapchat at UAlbany Libraries.
University Libraries' Twitter Feed.
The University Libraries' Pintrest site!
University Libraries YouTube Page.
Instagram at UAlbanyLibraries.