University of Idaho
General Library (Div)
$33,000 - $35,000 annually
The University of Idaho Library is now seeking candidates for the position of Reference/Instruction Librarian. The successful candidate will participate as a library faculty member, providing instruction and reference service in support of the academic programs of the University of Idaho. This entry-level position entails significant library instruction, general reference service (including evening and weekend hours), support of reference and instruction initiatives, and serving as a liaison to student groups as part of a first year experience program.
This is a non-tenure track faculty position at instructor rank with an academic year appointment (nine-months). Continuance contingent upon funding and meeting or exceeding performance standards.
Masters degree from an ALA-accredited library program, evidence of a broad knowledge of reference tools and techniques and library instruction methods and technologies; excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills; effective presentation skills; evidence of strong technology skills (including but not limited to experience with creating and maintaining web-based products and digital instructional materials), strong commitment to innovative public service; ability to work effectively, independently, and collaboratively in a collegial environment.
Reference and instruction experience in an academic library; demonstration of creativity or innovation in library services; enthusiastic commitment to teaching undergraduates.
Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:
Ability to work in an environment that may contain dust and/or mold.
Open Until Filled:
Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.
To apply, please visit: jobs.uidaho.edu
University of Idaho is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.