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
The deadline for applying for this position
has been extended to Tuesday, November 13.
PO Box 4,
Wolfville, NS B4P
585-1528 Fax: (902) 585-1748
Acadia University invites applications for a creative, dynamic and flexible
ACADEMIC LIBRARIAN to fill an 8
month contractual position which begins January 3,
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
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,
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.
- strong analytical,
communication and interpersonal skills,
- a commitment to working
with faculty and students,
- a creative approach to
teaching and problem-solving,
- experience with
electronic information resources,
- the ability to work
independently within the context of a collaborative environment.
Appointment to this position is at
the rank of Librarian I (current salary range
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
Tel: (902) 585-1528. Fax: (902) 585-1094. Email: [log in to unmask].
Only those applicants selected for
interviews will be contacted.
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.
qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent
residents will be given priority. Acadia University is an Equal Opportunity
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