California State University, Long Beach
Full-Time Temporary Librarian Position Opening (12 month)
Recruitment #: 2883
Position: Full-Time Temporary Librarian of Health Sciences (Nursing, Health Care Administration, Kinesiology, Nutrition and Dietetics, Food Science, Physical Therapy, Speech-Language Pathology, and Health Sciences)
Effective Date: September 1, 2015 through July 31, 2016
Salary Range: Commensurate with qualifications and experience
Minimum Qualifications: Master’s Degree in Library and Information Science (or equivalent) from an American Library Association-accredited program (by date of appointment).
Working experience as an academic librarian or library internship in an academic institution.
Demonstrated effectiveness at teaching information literacy skills and concepts in an academic library setting.
Demonstrated effectiveness at providing research assistance.
Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with university faculty, staff, and students.
Demonstrated commitment to working successfully with a diverse student population
Qualifications: A degree in one (or more) of the following disciplines: Biology, Nursing, Health Care Administration, Kinesiology, Nutrition and Dietetics, Food Science, Physical Therapy, Speech-Language Pathology, and Health Sciences.
Experience as an academic librarian in one or more of the following disciplines: Nursing, Health Care Administration, Kinesiology, Nutrition and Dietetics, Food Science, Physical Therapy, Speech-Language Pathology, and Health Sciences.
Demonstrated ability to evaluate, select, and review information resources in relation to curricular and collection needs.
Duties: Provide in-person and online reference services at a service-oriented and all-purpose reference desk for approximately 6 hours per week, including some evenings and weekends.
Provide library instruction and consultation services to the students and faculty to the Departments of Nursing, Health Care Administration, Kinesiology, Nutrition and Dietetics, Food Science, Physical Therapy, Speech- Language Pathology, and Health Sciences.
Serve as the Library’s subject specialist for the specified departments, which includes evaluating, selecting, and reviewing information resources in relation to curricular and collection needs.
Work closely with subject librarians and other members of the University community as appropriate.
CSULB seeks to recruit faculty who enthusiastically support the University’s strong commitment to the academic success of all of our students, including students of color, students with disabilities, students who are first generation to college, veterans, students with diverse socio-economic backgrounds, and students of diverse sexual orientations and gender expressions. CSULB seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the People of California, to maintain the excellence of the University, and to offer our students a rich variety of expertise, perspectives, and ways of knowing and learning.
- Letter of application addressing the Minimum and Desired/Preferred Qualifications
- Curriculum Vitae (including current email address)
- Three original (not photocopied) and signed current (within the last year) letters of recommendation
- A copy of transcript from institution awarding highest degree
An applicant offered employment will be required to submit a signed SC-1 form and an official transcript
No email applications accepted. Applications, required documentation, and/or requests for more information should be addressed to:
Health Sciences Temporary Librarian Search Committee
California State University, Long Beach
1250 Bellflower Boulevard
Long Beach, CA 90840-1901
562-985-4047 and/or firstname.lastname@example.org
Application Deadline: Review of applications to begin August, 2015
Position opened until filled (or recruitment canceled)
CSULB is committed to creating a community in which a diverse population can learn, live, and work in an atmosphere of tolerance, civility and respect for the rights and sensibilities of each individual, without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, religious creed, sex, gender identification, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, medical condition, age, political affiliation, Vietnam era veteran status, or any other veteran’s status. CSULB is an Equal Opportunity Employer.