While I was out of the office last week, my email hit its limit and was closed.  If you submitted an application to me by email from October 29 to November 2, would you please resend it?
The deadline for applying for this position has been extended to Tuesday, November 13.
Thank you,
Patricia Gallant
Head, Research Services
Vaughan Memorial Library

Patricia Gallant
Vaughan Memorial Library, Acadia University
PO Box 4, Wolfville, NS  B4P 2R6
Phone: (902) 585-1528    Fax: (902) 585-1748
Email: [log in to unmask]



                            Wolfville, Nova Scotia



Acadia University invites applications for a creative, dynamic and flexible ACADEMIC LIBRARIAN to fill an 8 month contractual position which begins January 3, 2008.


Acadia is a primarily undergraduate university which aims to integrate information technology into the academic programs of the University.  Within this context, the Library is seeking a librarian to join our professional team and collaborate in providing and developing information services and learning environments using resources in all formats.


Professional librarians at Acadia are primarily responsible for teaching, delivering information services, collection development, and faculty liaison in assigned subject areas.  In addition, they co-ordinate library activities or provide professional expertise in designated cross-disciplinary service areas (e.g. service to students in continuing & distance education, service to students with disabilities, reference services, data services, website development, etc.)




·         Masters degree from an ALA-accredited library school (or equivalent).

·         Flexibility in adapting academic qualifications and professional work experience to the Acadia environment.

·         Academic qualifications and/or professional work experience in Earth & Environmental Science, Computer Science, Mathematics & Statistics, Engineering, or in related disciplines would be assets. 

·         Candidates should have:


Appointment to this position is at the rank of Librarian I (current salary range $43,038-$50,619).


Applications, including resume and names of three references, will be received until November 2, 2007.  Applications should be sent to Patricia Gallant, Head, Research Services, Vaughan Memorial Library, Acadia University, Wolfville, NS B4P 2R6.  Tel: (902) 585-1528. Fax: (902) 585-1094.  Email: [log in to unmask].


Only those applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.


Acadia University incorporates computer technology into the learning process and faculty members have the opportunity to explore the use of information technology in teaching and exploit its application when they find it enhances the learning environment.  The University is committed to supporting these endeavours.


All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.  Acadia University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 


While budgetary approval has been granted for this position, Acadia University reserves the right not to fill this position or to fill the position at a level different from the advertised level.