Research and Instruction Librarian/Assistant Professor, Humanities Liaison

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Posting Number19200023FACJob TitleResearch and Instruction Librarian/Assistant Professor, Humanities LiaisonType of EmploymentRegular Full-TimeIf Part Time, Enter Hours Per WeekWork LocationMurrayEmployment Term12 MonthsPosition TypeFaculty (Tenure-Track)DepartmentLibrarySummary of Job Duties and Responsibilities

Murray State welcomes applications for Research & Instruction Librarian/Assistant Professor, Liaison to the Humanities. This is a full­ time, 12-month tenure-track position. This position serves in the University Libraries as a Research & Instruction librarian, and is responsible for aiding members of the university community with basic and advanced research needs, teaching subject-specific instruction sessions, and teaching credit-bearing information literacy courses. Liaising specifically with the Departments of Psychology, Political Science and Sociology, and History, this position is tasked with providing scaffolded instructional/information literacy sessions to students and faculty in those disciplines, and representing those disciplines in collection development decisions within the University Libraries. Engages in research & service to support this role and the tenure-track position.

Minimum Education Requirements

American Library Association-accredited Master’s Degree is required.

Minimum Experience and Skill RequirementsPreferred Education and/or Experience Qualifications

Subject knowledge preferred.

Physical DemandsWork HoursMinimum SalaryMaximum Salary Posting Details

Posting Date09/09/2019Closing Date10/04/2019Open Until FilledNoSpecial Instructions to Applicants

Along with the application, the following items must be included:

• Letter of application
• Curriculum Vitae
• Contact Information for three professional references, including one current or former supervisor

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Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

    Documents Needed to ApplyRequired Documents
    1. Cover Letter
    2. Curriculum Vitae
    Optional Documents
    1. Other Document




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    Posted: 9/11/2019
    Application Due: 10/5/2019
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