Open Illinois Senior Coordinator
Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries of Illinois (CARLI)
University of Illinois System - Urbana
The University System Office seeks an Open Illinois Senior Coordinator to, under administrative direction, work closely with the CARLI Senior Director and CARLI member library staff to identify, create, adapt, and adopt open and affordable course content at the course and program level to accommodate the evolving learning, teaching, and research needs of the diverse CARLI community. The position will coordinate the sub-grant program to member libraries. In collaboration with the CARLI membership and CARLI staff, the Open Illinois Senior Coordinator will contribute actively to the consortium's efforts around open educational resources, author rights, scholarly publishing, data management, and repositories. This position-newly created in response to CARLI's Open Textbooks Pilot Grant-will have the opportunity to be creative and innovative in Library OER initiatives and in building a library for the 21st century.
To apply for this position, please create a candidate profile at https://jobs.illinois.edu and upload your cover letter, resume (months and years of employment must be included), and academic credentials (transcripts or diploma) by August 4, 2021. An online application will require names and contact information including email addresses for three references. For further information regarding these positions, you may contact you may contact System HR at 217-333-2600.
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The University of Illinois is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For more information, visit http://go.illinois.edu/EEO.