Professional Opening, Tech Services, Northeastern Illinois Univ. Michael Weinberg
09 Dec 1995 00:04 UTC
ANNOUNCEMENT OF PROFESSIONAL OPENING - SEARCH EXTENDED
POSITION: Library seeks progressive TECHNICAL SERVICES LIBRARIAN with a
keen interest in applying emerging technologies and standards to new
and traditional practices in acquisitions, bibliographic control, and
access. This is a full time, tenure track appointment in a bargaining
SALARY: Commensurate with qualifications and experience. Assistant
Professor, $31,000 minimum.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Assist in the coordination and performance of operations
in cataloging, serials, and acquisitions in a newly integrated technical
services department in transition to DRA. Perform and direct serials
cataloging, authority control, maintenance, and other serials functions.
Participate as a member of a team to redesign workflow and plan the
implementation of DRA as part of the ILCSO consortium. Serve as a
bibliographer and faculty liaison in an assigned subject area.
QUALIFICATIONS: ALA accredited MLS and second master's degree required.
Broad background in technical services with some cataloging experience
required. Strong communication and interpersonal skills required.
Experience with automated library systems required. Knowledge of general
microcomputer hardware/software, library applications software, the
Internet, and emerging technologies strongly preferred; interest required.
Training experience strongly preferred.
CAMPUS AND COMMUNITY: Northeastern is a state-supported institution
located on the north side of Chicago. It has a culturally diverse
enrollment of over 10,000 students. The library maintains a collection
of over 650,000 volumes.
APPLICATION: The Committee will begin its review of applications on
February 1, 1996 and will continue until the position is filled. Send
a letter of application; resume; and the names, addresses, and phone
numbers of three references to:
Bradley F. Baker, University Librarian
Ronald Williams Library
Northeastern Illinois University
5500 N. St. Louis Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60625
Northeastern Illinois University is an equal opportunity/affirmative
action employer and invites applications from women and minorities as
well as other qualified individuals.