Friday, April 9, 2010

Business Librarian

Western Kentucky University seeks applications for the position of Business Librarian at the rank of Assistant Professor in the Department of Library Public Services. This is a 10-month tenure-track faculty position.

Responsibilities include: Participation in collection development activities, including selection of print and digital resources, library instruction, general reference desk duties, liaison work with faculty in the College of Business, and other duties as assigned.

Requirements: MLS from an ALA-accredited program and a completed second Masters degree in business or related subject. Applicant must be able to meet the promotion and tenure criteria of the department which includes publication, participation in university and library committee work and professional societies. Significant coursework in Business, Economics and/or closely allied fields preferred.

Expected Starting Salary: $42,000 annually

For more information about our department, see our web site at:

Application deadline is April 30, 2010. Interested candidates should submit a letter of application, resume, and contact information for three professional references to Rosemary Meszaros at or through U.S. mail to:

Rosemary Meszaros, Chair, Search Committee
Department of Library Public Services
Western Kentucky University
1906 College Heights Blvd. #11067
Bowling Green, Kentucky, 42101-1067
270-745-6441 (phone); (fax)

Western Kentucky University is committed to the promotion of stewardship and student engagement.

All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply, including women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and disabled veterans.

Western Kentucky University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

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