Employment: Harborview Medical Center, EthnoMed Database Database Content Migration Assistant
Deadline: Applications due by October 11, 2019
The folks at Harborview are migrating their EthnoMed database and are looking for a couple of interested MLIS students. A joint program of Harborview Medical Center and the UW Health Sciences Libraries, the EthnoMed website was created in 1994 by clinicians and librarians to meet information needs of Harborview care providers and their refugee and immigrant patients who come from ethnic communities relying heavily on Harborview for their care. The program operates out of Harborview’s Interpreter Services Department with technical, server and systems support from UW Health Sciences Library. This is a 12-week, paid position. Continue reading
Employment: UW Libraries – Web and User Experience Assistant
Deadline: Applications due by September 22, 2019
The UW Libraries is searching for 2 Web and User Experience Assistants. This position provides support for the Libraries’ website, online resources, and user experience needs. Some training will be provided.
Employment: Chabot-Las Positas Community College District Librarian, Emphasis in User Experience and Technology
Deadline: Applications due by 11:59:59 PM PST on October 7, 2019.
The Chabot-Las Positas Community College District is seeking a Librarian (Emphasis in User Experience and Technology) for Chabot College in Hayward, California.
This position reports directly to the Division Dean.
The Librarian (with emphasis in User Experience and Technology) plays a key role in creating an excellent experience for both physical and virtual users of Chabot Library. The Librarian develops methodologies to measure changing student/faculty needs in library services, technology, and develops implementation plans for innovations that better reflect changing trends in student, faculty and staff needs. Continue reading
Employment: Research Librarian at Facebook
Facebook is currently seeking an individual to work on digital library systems and services as part of our Research Programs Team. They’re looking for a self-driven, talented individual who will be responsible for serving as the center of knowledge for the UX Research Team. Continue reading
Hiring: North Carolina A&T Assistant or Associate Professor, Graphic Design Technology
Deadline: Mar 31, 2019
The Department of Graphic Design Technology (GDT) invites applications for a tenure track faculty position in the field of graphics user experience, starting in August 2019. The appointment is expected to be at the assistant professor level. An appointment at a higher rank might be considered for exceptionally qualified applicants. In particular the Department is seeking qualified candidates who can develop a collaborative and innovative research program in the field of applications in user experience and/or optimal customer experience for commerce. Continue reading
Call for Participants – UW Veterans Climate Survey Creation
The University of Washington is looking for faculty, staff, and student veterans to participate in a focus group in April. The purpose of this focus group is to help create a campus climate study. Continue reading
Libraries Ready to Code Task Force Looking for Feedback from LIS Students on Infographics
YALSA (Young Adult Services Library Association) seeks LIS student input on an infographic they’re creating for the Libraries Ready To Code task force. YALSA’s rep is Megan Burton, one of our very own iSchool MLIS alums, and she welcomes your input on the survey, which can be accessed here.
Want more information on the Ready to Code project? Check that out here.