Hunter Library Jobs

Faculty and Staff Positions

Evening Scholars’ Studio and Research Support Specialist

The primary purpose of this position is to provide support for the Library’s new Scholars’ Studio and to staff the Library’s research support desk. The Studio, currently under development, will provide WCU patrons with workspaces for study, innovative technology use, and media creation.

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Web and User Experience Librarian

Hunter Library at Western Carolina University seeks an enthusiastic, innovative, collaborative, and user-oriented librarian for the position of Web Development and User Experience Librarian. This librarian will research, develop, and assess enhancements to the library’s web presence. The person in this position will design new sites and applications to improve the user experience in discovering, finding, and accessing library content and services. Specific projects may include improving search functionality on the library homepage, developing virtual exhibits, supporting digital projects, or enhancing the user experience with existing services such as interlibrary loan, room reservation systems, chat reference, and course reserves. Projects will also likely include implementation of open source code created in other libraries, as well as integrating various APIs and third-party software. The Web Development and User Experience Librarian will also be assigned other digital library projects as the need arises. This position supervises one Technology Support Analyst and may also supervise student employees.

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Student Employment

 We encourage you to contact Career Services to find employment on campus.

The primary purpose of this position is to provide support for the Library’s new Scholars’ Studio and to staff the Library’s research support desk. The Studio, currently under development, will provide WCU patrons with workspaces for study, innovative technology use, and media creation.
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