Position: Instruction Librarian
Deadline: Review of applications will begin January 15, 2007 and will continue until the position is filled.
12 Month Tenured or Tenure-Track Position
Position Number: 350239
Appointment Date of July 1, 2007
The Auraria Library is seeking a creative, self-starting person to serve as a full-time instruction librarian.
The Auraria Library is located in the heart of downtown Denver on a multi-institutional diverse campus serving the students, faculty, and staff of the University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center (UCDHSC), Downtown Denver Campus, Metropolitan State College of Denver, and the Community College of Denver .
As one of three institutions within the University of Colorado system, UCDHSC is an urban institution with 3 locations in the Denver metro area. UCDHSC is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding.
The downtown campus is located in the heart of the city’s commercial, cultural and recreational district. UCDHSC’s location in downtown Denver attracts a diverse population, comprising primarily commuters, many of whom are non-traditional students. This diversity is enriched by UCDHSC’s commitment to a philosophy of inclusion, embedded in all aspects of campus life from its community members, curriculum, research and community service, allowing for the creation of a learning environment that welcomes, embraces, sustains and celebrates the unique and shared experiences of faculty, staff and students.
The Library is dedicated to providing an environment which stimulates and nourishes the growth of ideas. This is accomplished through collections and services that support the curriculum, ranging from vocational training to doctoral programs. For more information about the Library and the campus, visit: http://library.cudenver.edu
The Instruction Librarian reports to the Head of Instruction and is responsible for a wide variety of duties, which may include, but not limited to:
Position Classification and Salary Range
This is a full-time tenure-track/tenured faculty position with a minimum salary of $43,260 depending on experience, qualifications, and rank. To be appointed with tenure, one must be tenured at a comparable academic institution and meet the Auraria Library’s criteria for tenure and promotion. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at http://www.cu.edu/pbs/
Applicants should provide the following:
Applications are accepted electronically and should be sent to Tom Beck at Thomas.J.Beck@cudenver.edu.
Final candidates will be expected to provide a writing sample and a portfolio reflecting instructional activity. All materials received become the property of the University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center .
Review of applications will begin January 15, 2007 and will continue until the position is filled.
The University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students, and visitors. To achieve that goal, we conduct background investigations as a condition of employment for all prospective employees.