Assistant Librarian (Instructional Design Librarian) -- Utah State University Libraries

Post date: April 22, 2024

The Utah State University Libraries is seeking a dynamic and collaborative candidate for the position of Instructional Design Librarian. This role is pivotal in supporting the USU Libraries' commitment to advancing teaching and learning through innovative instructional practices and inclusive pedagogy. The Instructional Design Librarian will contribute to the interdisciplinary instruction efforts within the Student Learning and Academic Empowerment Unit, working closely with library colleagues and campus partners to develop and implement effective instructional resources for undergraduate students. This position also engages with students and faculty as a member of a broadly defined disciplinary library team.

Reporting to the head of the Student Learning and Academic Empowerment unit, the position is a 12-month, tenure-track faculty appointment. Support and mentorship are built into the tenure process. The estimated start date for the position is Summer 2024. Early career librarians are encouraged to apply.

Applicants are invited to attend an informational webinar to learn more about the open positions, the campus, and the USU Libraries. Register for full details or to receive a recording of the webinar if you are not able to join at either scheduled time: 

Monday, April 29th, 2024, 6-7PM (MST): 

Thursday, May 2nd, 2024, 5-6PM (MST): 

The attendee list will be hidden to ensure confidentiality. Attendance is not required to apply or be considered for this position. Live captioning will be provided via Zoom Live Transcript. 

Inquiries and nominations may be directed to Britt Fagerheim, Associate Dean for Public Services (

Salary: Salary is minimum of $55,000, plus excellent benefits including a 14.2% (starting at $7,810) annual retirement contribution. Utah State University offers a competitive benefits package which includes medical and dental, and 22 days/year vacation. USU Libraries provides generous support for professional development and travel. The Libraries support a flexible work environment with opportunities for hybrid positions. Relocation assistance is available.

Review of applications will begin on May 6th and the position will remain open until filled. 

For more position details or to apply, please click here.