With apologies for any cross-posting ...[This position posting is online at: http://hr.upei.ca/13A12]
Date of Posting:
Mar 21 2012
The University of Prince Edward Island invites applications for a part-time Term Librarian, for approximately 25 hours per week. The term is available immediately through to June 30, 2012, with the possibility of extension for a reduced number of hours.
The University of PEI is one of Canada’s leading liberal undergraduate institutions. Located in Charlottetown, it is a central educational, cultural and social institution in the City and the Province. The University has a population of 4,000 part-time and full-time students and offers traditional programs as well as many unique areas of study. We have a strong research record in a number of areas.
Reporting to the University Librarian, your primary responsibilities will be providing in-person and virtual reference service in all disciplines. There may also be opportunities for providing other professional services, such as information literacy instruction via classes, consultations, and guides and tutorials, as well as participation in special projects.
Applicants will have a degree from an ALA-accredited institution or equivalent accreditation in library and information science. The successful candidate should possess excellent interpersonal communication skills, and have recent experience in providing reference services in an academic library setting.
This is a term appointment with academic status. The position is part of the UPEI Faculty Association Bargaining Unit #1, and will be filled at the Librarian I Level, with salary pro-rated.
Term: Immediately - June 30, 2012, with possibility of extension for a reduced number of hours.
Apr 2 2012
Applications should include curriculum vitae, names of three or more referees and a covering letter providing an overview and discussion of qualifications and interests as they relate to this position. Inquiries and applications should be directed to:
Dawn Hooper, Acting University Librarian
Robertson Library, University of Prince Edward Island
550 University Ave., Charlottetown PEI C1A 4P3
[log in to unmask] 902-566-0453 FAX 902-628-4305
University Archives & Special Collections
University of Prince Edward Island
550 University Avenue
CANADA C1A 4P3
tel: 902-566-0536 * fax: 902-628-4305