AUBURN POSITION ANNOUNCEMENTS Kerry Dylewski 17 Jul 1992 21:22 UTC
This ad is being posted to the following lists: ACRLNY-L, LIBADMIN NOTIS-L, SERIALST, AND PACS-L. Please excuse any multiple postings. -------------------------------------------------------------------- Two positions available, Auburn University Libraries: SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY DEPARTMENT HEAD: Duties involve providing reference and information services, maintaining and developing collection, participating in bibliographic instruction, coordinating the library's online search and information retrieval programs, and monitoring cooperative library programs in science and technology. Reports to the Assistant University Librarian for Reference and Information Services, has administrative responsibility for the department. Fully committed to recruitment and development of a strong staff. QUALIFICATIONS: Required: ALA - accredited MLS; broad, successful experience in librarianship and in the use of the literature of science and technology in both print and electronic formats. Desirable: Proven scholarly record in writing and research, professional activity at the national level, background in science and technology with emphasis on the technical literature and engineering, and a second masters, or a doctorate. Salary range $34,000 - $42,000, or higher dependent upon qualifications and experience. Application review process underway will continue. Beginning date September 1, 1992. Apply to: Robert C. Gibbs, Chair, Science and Technology Department Head Search Committee, Ralph Brown Draughon Library, Auburn University, AL 36849-5606. SERIALS ACQUISITIONS LIBRARIAN: Duties include supervision and training of 5 support staff members. Management of serials expenditures totalling $2+ million a year. Maintenance of good vendor relationships. QUALIFICATIONS: Required: ALA-accredited MLS; strong academic record; and two years serials and/or acquisitions experience. Desired: Supervisory experience; knowledge of a modern European language; excellent written and verbal communication skills; and evidence of ability to meet criteria for tenure. Salary $25,000 minimum, higher with experience. Application review process underway will continue. Beginning date negotiable. Apply to: Thomas R. Sanders, Chairperson Serials Cataloger Search Committee, Ralph Brown Draughon Library, Auburn University, AL 36849-5606. General information relating to all positions: Twelve-month tenure track position. Benefits include 20 days vacation; 12 days sick leave; participation in state teacher's retirement (mandatory); TIAA or additional voluntary retirement plans available; health/life/disability insurance. Complete application must include resume, undergraduate and graduate transcripts (all), and names/addresses of three current references. AUBURN UNIVERSITY IS AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. WOMEN AND MINORITIES ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.