Lecturer/Senior Lecturer

Posting Details

Posting Information

Posting Number FAECC706
Advertised Title Lecturer/Senior Lecturer
Campus Location Lambuth Campus (Jackson, TN)
Position Number L16544
Category Full-Time Faculty
Department University Libraries
Position Summary

This is a non-tenure track faculty position that is renewable annually for up to 3 years. The incumbent provides leadership and direction for the delivery of library services on the Lambuth Campus. As a member of the University Libraries’ Faculty he/she coordinates collection development activities, coordinates the Library User Instruction offerings on the Lambuth Campus, and serves as library liaison to the teaching faculty on the Lambuth Campus.

His/her responsibilities focus on coordinating support and services to library users on that campus. He/she is responsible for ensuring that library services on the Lambuth Campus are in Sync with those offered on the main campus in Memphis. The Lambuth Campus Librarian is responsible for coordinating the scheduling of coverage of the library’s service desks. He/she supervises the personnel of the Lambuth Campus Library and also coordinates the delivery of training for full-time and part-time staff of that library.
Minimum Position Qualifications

This is a 12 month, faculty position that requires an ALA accredited M.L.S and at least 3 years of relevant library work experience. Faculty members are expected to conduct research, provide professional service, and publish their work in appropriate professional publications.

Special Conditions

This position requires a varying work schedule and may include some evening and weekend hours. While a typical schedule might be 8 am -4:30 pm, Monday through Friday, the specific work schedule may change from week to week depending on the demands of the responsibilities of the position.

Posting Date 11/22/2017
Closing Date 12/18/2017
Open Until Screening Begins No
Hiring Range Competitive
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time: Benefits Eligible
Special Instructions to Applicants

Application to be submitted online and must include cover letter, current resume, and contact information for at least 5 references.

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
  1. Curriculum Vitae