Now that my transition is official around campus and my replacement is determined, there is an official opening at the Charles C. Myers at the University of Dubuque. And please if you know someone who is looking - pass this along.
If you or anyone you know is looking for a creative, innovative, collaborative environment to work and grow... the University of Dubuque is an excellent choice. The full job description is listed on the University's HR page.
The Charles C. Myers Library is an excellent place to work. The environment is supportive. The people are wonderful both as colleagues and partners. I would not have accomplished what I have without the support and assistance of the librarians and staff at the Charles C. Myers Library. It is a great place and this open position is a great way to join an amazing staff. I strongly encourage anyone interested to apply.
Reference & Instruction Librarian
The Charles C. Myers Library at the University of Dubuque is looking for a creative, dynamic Reference & Instruction Librarian to contribute to an innovative team dedicated to providing outstanding service to the University. This full-time position participates in all aspects of the first-year information literacy program; serves as liaison to several departments to develop the collection and information literacy program; and provides reference services to students and faculty. One evening per week and occasional weekend hours are required during the academic year. Available June 1.
Qualifications: Required: ALA-accredited library degree (MLS or equivalent); demonstrated teaching excellence; demonstrated knowledge of current trends in information literacy, transition to college, and higher education; demonstrated knowledge of relevant tools including Web 2.0 technologies; excellent problem-solving, communication, and interpersonal skills; ability to manage change, work independently, and collaborate both with the library staff and UD community to provide innovative service in a dynamic environment. Preferred: Experience in an academic library, experience in information literacy and reference.
Apply online at www.dbq.edu or send a letter of application, resume, and three current references to: Human Resources, University of Dubuque, 2000 University Avenue, Dubuque, IA 52001. Visit us at www.dbq.edu.