Position Announcement:
Title of Position: Temporary Full-Time Instruction Coordinator and
Reference Librarian (Adjunct Faculty, Instructor, Fall 2014 - Spring 2015)
Deadline: April 7, 2014 until filled.
Name of Employer: Shippensburg University
Location: Shippensburg, PA

Job Description:
The Library at Shippensburg University invites applications for a one-year,
full-time adjunct faculty librarian, starting in August 2014, who will
serve as the Library Instruction Coordinator. The main focus of this
full-time adjunct faculty librarian position is to provide reference and
library instructional support to university students, faculty, and staff
and leadership to the library instruction program. Based on her/his skill
set and the needs of the library, the incumbent will serve on library
committees and taskforces and will be assigned additional library

Candidates must hold a master's degree in library science from an A.L.A.
accredited program (2nd masters or doctorate in relevant field highly
desirable) and have excellent customer service orientation and skills,
knowledge and expertise with relevant reference databases and resources,
and a high level of comfort and proficiency with technology. As part of a
successful on-campus interview process, selected candidates will be
expected to provide a demonstration of teaching effectiveness and evidence
of understanding diverse populations.

Salary and Benefits:
The salary for this nine month position is $46,609.53 with an excellent
benefits package including full tuition waiver at Shippensburg and other
universities in the State System

Application Procedure:
All candidates must apply online at with review of
applications beginning on April 7, 2014, and continuing until filled.
Materials submitted in other formats including paper applications will not
be considered. For an application to be considered complete, candidates
must submit a letter of application, curriculum vita, names and contact
information for three references, and unofficial undergraduate and graduate
transcripts (official required if granted an on-campus interview).
Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of a
criminal background check and sufficient budget allocations. Complete job
descriptions are available on the library website. Shippensburg University
is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Individuals from traditionally
underrepresented populations are encouraged to apply.

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