Senior Librarian – Bastyr University-California
Schedule: TBD – 40 hours per week; anticipated start date: by Sept 1, 2015
Salary: DOE, (salary) plus comprehensive benefits package
Responsibilities: Bastyr University, a fully accredited institution offering BS, MS and clinical doctorate degrees in the fields of natural health arts and sciences, is looking for a senior medical librarian to manage our satellite campus library in San Diego, CA. Under distance supervision of the Director of Library Services, based in Kenmore, WA, the senior librarian will perform basic library operations, plan and teach information literacy sessions, assist students and faculty with research questions, maintain digital resources, plan for and promote the library, and acquire and process instructional materials.
Qualifications: An MLIS or equivalent degree from an ALA-accredited program is required; a BS degree is highly desirable. At least 4 years’ experience in an academic setting as a professional librarian, at least two years’ experience with medical information resources, and familiarity with the systems and tools necessary for basic (copy) cataloging, or equivalents. Proficiency with Microsoft Office, medical and other databases, and a variety of additional digital resources. Experience with various classroom instructional methods and assessment. Excellent collaborative, customer service and organizational skills. Knowledge of/interest in natural health (complementary and alternative medicine).