Librarian -- Part-Time Term Position
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. It is expected that the appointment will take effect on or before September 1.
Term: September 1, 2011 – May 13, 2012, with possibility of renewal
One-year part-time term position
Aug. 10, 2011 (with interviews to be scheduled for Aug. 16 and 17)
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:
Mark Leggott, University Librarian
Robertson Library, University of Prince Edward Island
550 University Ave., Charlottetown PEI C1A 4P3
[log in to unmask] 902-566-0460 FAX 902-628-4305
In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. UPEI is committed to the principle of equity in employment.