Reference and Instruction Librarian
The Alma College Library invites applications for a temporary Reference and Instruction Librarian. Primary responsibilities are reference and information literacy, but additional duties may be assigned on the basis of need and candidate abilities. This is a full-time temporary faculty appointment. Schedule will include some evening and weekend hours.
Minimum qualifications: ALA-accredited MLS or equivalent is required. Candidates must possess excellent communication skills and the ability to work as a member of a team. Familiarity with library instruction and a commitment to excellence of library service are essential. Academic library experience in reference and/or instruction is strongly preferred. A second Masters degree is desirable, but not required.
Review of applications will begin immediately. Anticipated start date is January 1, 2012 with the position continuing through December 31, 2012. Candidates should send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and names and contact information for three references to: Carol Zeile, Library Director, Alma College, 614 W. Superior St., Alma, MI 48801.
A Phi Beta Kappa institution, Alma is a selective, baccalaureate liberal arts college committed to academic excellence and an equal opportunity employer committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse faculty, staff and student body. For more information about the College, visit www.alma.edu
Posted: Mon, October 10th, 2011 at 4:41PM