Clinical Assistant Professor of Library and Information Studies
Functional Title Clinical Assistant Professor of Library and Information Studies
Position Type Tenure Stream
Responsibilities: High caliber teaching using online and blended modalities and service in the areas of knowledge organization, cataloging and music librarianship. In addition to teaching, responsibilities include advising students and candidates for completion of the MLIS degree and community engagement and service to the Department, School, and University.
Preference will be given to applicants with work experience in libraries or information organizations.
Qualifications: Earned doctorate by August 1, 2019 in library and information studies, education, or relevant field, a Masters of Library Science (MLS) or Information Studies (MLIS) from an American Library Association (ALA) accredited program, and demonstrated teaching excellence.
We are interested in attracting candidates who add to the diversity of the department in terms of race, gender, culture, perspective, and academic specialty.
If no applicants apply who meet the required competency level and training & experience requirements, then management may consider other applicants. Salary would be determined based on competencies, equity, budget, and market considerations.
Tenure Status Tenure Track
Special Instructions to Applicants
Application Deadline and Procedures: Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is successfully filled. Candidates should send: (1) a letter of application that addresses stated responsibilities and qualifications (2) current vitae, (3) evidence of qualifications and experience in teaching (i.e. course evaluations, sample syllabi), and (4) the names, addresses, telephone numbers and e-mail addresses of three or more references
electronically via: https://jobsearch.uncg.edu
Recruitment Range $62,000 - $65,000
Org #-Department Library & Information Studies - 12005
Job Open Date 10/09/2018
For Best Consideration Date 10/19/2018
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Type of Appointment Permanent
Number of Months per Year 9
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