Position: Health and Life Sciences Librarian
Deadline Date: Application requested by September 30, 2009
Catergory: Non-tenured faculty, full-time (12-Month Appointment)
Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience; comprehensive benefits
Summary: The incumbent is responsible for three categories of duties: (1) librarianship, (2) service, and (3) scholarship and creativity. Librarianship includes responsibilities to provide general and specialized reference assistance, general and specialized bibliographic instruction, and specialized collection development. See full job description at http://www.lib.umd.edu/PASD/LPO/LibJobs/PD-SGLib.html.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
ALA-accredited Master's degree in Library or Information Science. Subject background in Health Sciences and/or Biological Sciences or related discipline, demonstrated through academic degrees, course work, publications, or substantive experience. Experience providing reference and instructional services and/or collection development and management in an academic or special library serving similar clientele.
Advanced degree in subject specialty or related field. Knowledge of current and emerging trends in academic library services/resources. Experience using digital and Web technologies in the delivery of library services
Position is appointed to Librarian Faculty Ranks as established by the University System of Maryland Board of Regents. Rank at appointment is based on the successful applicant’s experience and relevant credentials. For additional information, consult the following website: http://www.lib.umd.edu/groups/la/APPSC/index.html. APPLICATIONS: For full consideration, submit a cover letter, resume and the names and addresses of three references by September 30, 2009. Applications will be accepted until position is filled. Electronic applications preferred. Send e-mail of application to USGLfirstname.lastname@example.org. The University of Maryland is committed to the policy that all persons shall have equal access to its program, facilities, and employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, disability, public assistance status, Veteran status or sexual orientation. EOE/AA