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Cataloging Librarian (Assistant/Associate Professor)

Posting Details

Posting Information

Posting Number FAECC599
Advertised Title Cataloging Librarian (Assistant/Associate Professor)
Campus Location Main Campus (Memphis, TN)
Position Number 003337
Category Full-Time Faculty
Department University Libraries
Position Summary

This faculty position is one of a team of librarians that assist the Department Head in providing leadership and direction for the Cataloging Department. The Cataloging Librarian plays a major role in getting materials of all types cataloged. S/he participates fully in the University Libraries’ Collection Development Program, serves as Library Liaison to assigned departments, participates in the Libraries’ User Instruction Program, and participates in staffing the RIS (Research and Information Services) Desk.

Minimum Position Qualifications

This is a 12-month, tenure track, faculty position that requires an ALA accredited M.L.S. and appropriate, relevant library work experience including strong computer expertise. Faculty members are expected to participate in collection development, conduct research, provide service to the profession, and publish their scholarly work in appropriate professional publications. A second graduate degree is required to be eligible for tenure or promotion.

Special Conditions

This is a full-time permanent position. Workdays and schedule may vary and some evening and/or weekend work may be necessary. A variant schedule might be needed at times especially to accomplish specific projects

Posting Date 12/06/2016
Closing Date
Open Until Screening Begins No
Hiring Range Competitive
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time: Benefits Eligible
Special Instructions to Applicants

Application must include cover letter, current resume, and complete contact information for at least 5 references.
For fullest consideration, submit application by January 30, 2017.

Instructions to Applicant regarding references
Is this posting for UofM employees only? No

Supplemental Questions

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. References List
Optional Documents