Saint Mary’s College – Notre Dame, Indiana: Post MLS Librarian Fellow, Collection Development

Saint Mary’s College – Notre Dame, Indiana

Position: Post MLS Librarian Fellow, Collection Development

Saint Mary’s College, is a Catholic, four-year liberal arts institution for women located in South Bend, Indiana, with an enrollment of approximately 1500 students. Its Center for Women’s InterCultural Leadership (CWIL, www.saintmarys.edu/~cwil) fosters the intercultural knowledge and competence critical to educating the next generation of women leaders. The Center offers a number of fellowships, which are joint appointments with academic departments.

The Center seeks a half time Post MLS Librarian Fellow for the 2006-2007 academic year.

We seek a librarian with strong interests in collection development and faculty outreach, as applied to women’s studies, ethnicity and multiculturalism. The person selected for the fellowship will have a key role in collection evaluation and selection of materials in support CWIL goals—intercultural studies, women’s leadership, women’s studies and intersecting topics.

Required Qualifications: MLS from an ALA accredited institution. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Preferred Qualifications: An interest or experience in collection development and women’s studies and/or intercultural studies.

Salary: This is a half time, academic year appointment. $26,000.

Please submit letter of interest, CV, and contact information for three references preferrably by e-mail to: Janet S. Fore, Library Director, Cushwa-Leighton Library, Saint Mary’s College, Notre Dame, IN 46556, E-mail address: jfore@saintmarys.edu. For full consideration, complete applications should be received by June 1, 2006. Women and scholars from under-represented groups are encouraged to apply. EOE