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Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Out of State Opportunity for Spring/Summer 2017

American University Library in Washington D.C is looking for a Research and Instruction Librarian for their Kogod School of Business for Spring/Summer 2017. The librarian will work closely with the faculty and administration of the Kogod School of Business to ensure that the University Library is able to meet their research and pedagogical needs and to increase awareness of library resources.

Requirements:  An ALA accredited M.L.S and three years’ experience in an academic or research institution and a degree in business, economics or a related field is highly preferred.  Corporate experience of five or more years in lieu of an academic business background is also acceptable.    

Other qualifications include demonstrated reference, instruction, and collection development experience; evidence of potential for professional contributions and ongoing professional development; outstanding interpersonal and communication skills; strong public service ethic; collaborative skills. Ideal candidates will also possess the ability to shift priorities in a rapidly changing environment; to work across a broad-based constituency, to communicate a positive library image; and have an awareness of current concerns and developments in librarianship.

Salary: Competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Instructions: To apply, submit a letter of application, resume, and the contact information (name, mailing address, email address, and telephone number) of three references through Interfolio:

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Position available beginning Summer/Spring 2017.