Technical Services Librarian (Hastings College, Nebraska)
FACULTY POSITION IN LIBRARY SCIENCE (Tenure Track) DATE OF APPOINTMENT: Late August, 2012 QUALIFICATIONS: A master’s degree in library science from an American Library Association accredited institution is required. The ability to teach computer application software (such as Microsoft Office) in a classroom setting is required.
The ability to teach, to advise and counsel with students and faculty, and to work cooperatively with other library faculty and staff are strongly desired. Successful library experience and competence in technical service areas are desirable. THE POSITION: Perkins Library seeks a progressive, service-oriented librarian with a broad range of current skills and interests to assume responsibility for technical services and instruction in the use of computer software programs such as Microsoft Office. Primary responsibilities include cataloging, serials control, oversight of acquisitions processes, and teaching sections of “Introduction to Computer Tools.” Shared responsibilities include bibliographic instruction, web page development, reference services, and collection development. This is a tenure track position. Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with academic credentials and experience. For more detailed information consult www.hastings.edu/librarianjob. APPLICATIONS: Candidates who meet the qualifications should send a vita, a personal statement addressing why they want to become a member of the Hastings College faculty, and either (1) an official credential file or (2) unofficial transcripts of all college and university work, as well as three letters of reference to Dr. Clark Hendley, Vice President for Academic Affairs, Hastings College, 710 N. Turner Ave., Hastings, NE 68901. Phone: (402) 461-7346. Fax: (402) 461-7778. Experienced teachers are also encouraged to submit copies of course syllabi and results of teaching evaluations. HASTINGS COLLEGE IS AN EQUAL-OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER, AND WOMEN AND MEMBERS OF MINORITY GROUPS ARE STRONGLY ENCOURAGED TO APPLY FOR ALL POSITIONS.