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Library Instruction Coordinator | Life Sciences Librarian |




LIBRARY INSTRUCTION COORDINATOR/ REFERENCE LIBRARIAN, tenure track

Library Department: Humanities & Social Sciences Reference (H&SS)

Rank: Instructor or Assistant Professor

Deadline for Applications: Review of Applications will begin February 5, 2001, and will continue until the position is filled.

Salary: $32,500 minimum Depending on Qualifications

Qualifications:

Required: MLS degree from an ALA-accredited program; a minimum of one to two years professional library experience or related teaching experience; thorough knowledge of standard print and electronic information sources, including the Internet; excellent written and oral communication skills. Preferred: Experience in planning, designing and leading a library education program; teaching experience; demonstrable knowledge of established and emerging instructional methods and technologies, with an emphasis on web-based materials; familiarity with Web-CT-a course management system; additional graduate degree.

Responsibilities: Plans, coordinates, and evaluates the Library's instruction program; including the Library's information literacy courses; teaches both course-related instruction sessions and for-credit courses; provides pedagogical development and library instruction training for librarians; works closely with Library and campus-wide faculty to promote information literacy; evaluates objectives and outcomes of information literacy at NMSU; provides information service which includes evening and weekend hours. As a member of the library faculty, is responsible for achieving in the following areas: librarianship; professional knowledge, research, publication, and creative activity; and service.

Benefits Offered: Group medical and hospital insurance, group life insurance, long-term disability insurance, state educational retirement, workers' compensation, sick leave, annual leave and unemployment compensation. Opportunity for educational advancement.

Reply to/Deadline for Applications: Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter stating qualifications, a resume, and names, mailing addresses, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses of three references to Marti Torres, Administrative Assistant, NMSU Library, Box 30006, MSC 3475, Las Cruces, NM 88003-8006; fax 505-646-6940; e-mail mjtorres@lib.nmsu.edu

Review of applications will begin February 5, 2001, and will continue until the position is filled. For additional information, visit our Web site: http://lib.nmsu.edu.

NMSU IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER.

Offer of employment is contingent upon verification of individual's eligibility for employment in the United States.





LIFE SCIENCES LIBRARIAN, tenure track

Library Department: Sciences/Business/Agriculture/Engineering/Documents Reference (SBAEDR)

Rank: Instructor or Assistant Professor

Deadline for Applications: Review of applications will begin February 5, 2001, and will continue until the position is filled.
Salary: $29,500 minimum Depending on Qualifications

Qualifications:
Required: MLS degree from an ALA-accredited program. Demonstrated knowledge of traditional and electronic reference sources in the life sciences; ability to work independently and in a team environment. Understanding of the research and information needs of scientists and the application of information technologies to support them. Effective written and oral communication skills. Preferred: Reference experience in a library serving the life sciences and evidence of active interest in these disciplines. Ability to locate and develop instructional materials and web sites. Additional graduate degree or strong academic background in a life science or related field.

Responsibilities: The Life Sciences Librarian provides information services in the SBAEDR Department, which includes evening and weekend hours. Works primarily with students and faculty in the areas of Biology, Chemistry, Wildlife Sciences, Nursing, and Health Science. Does collection development and serves as faculty liaison to assigned departments. Cultivates and maintains strong working relationships with faculty as well as an understanding of the research and teaching programs in assigned areas. As a member of the library faculty, is responsible for achieving in the following areas: librarianship; professional knowledge; research, publication, & creative activity; and service.

Benefits Offered: Group medical and hospital insurance, group life insurance, long-term disability insurance, state educational retirement, workers' compensation, sick leave, annual leave and unemployment compensation. Opportunity for educational advancement.

Reply to/Deadline for Applications: Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter stating qualifications, a resume, and names, mailing addresses, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses of three references to Marti Torres, Administrative Assistant, NMSU Library, Box 30006, MSC 3475, Las Cruces, NM 88003-8006; fax 505-646-6940; e-mail mjtorres@lib.nmsu.edu.

Review of applications will begin February 5, 2001, and will continue until the position is filled. For additional information, visit our Web site: http://lib.nmsu.edu.

NMSU IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER.

Offer of employment is contingent upon verification of individual's eligibility for employment in the United States.

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