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|Company||University of Southern Mississippi - Hattiesburg, MS|
|Position||Arts & Letters Librarian|
The University of Southern Mississippi
Assistant Professor/Arts and Letters Librarian
The University of Southern Mississippi invites applicants for a full-time, twelve-month, tenure-track faculty position as Assistant Professor/Arts and Letters Librarian in the University Libraries to begin in Spring 2018.
The Arts and Letters Librarian is a member of a team responsible for providing general and specialized research, instruction, outreach, and collection development services and reports to the Head of Public Services. The position has primary emphasis on arts and letters disciplines.
Applications must be complete by November 20, 2017, to ensure complete consideration.
Masters degree in library or information science from a program accredited by the American Library Association or equivalent education or experience
Education (coursework or degree) in an arts or letters discipline
Demonstrated experience using online databases and other types of research resources
Demonstrated ability to teach the concepts and skills of information literacy in both formal and informal settings
Additional advanced degree in a relevant academic discipline
Knowledge of research resources in arts and/or letters
Demonstrated experience providing reference/research assistance and instruction in an academic library
Demonstrated experience or interest in developing outreach programs that engage faculty and students with library research resources
Knowledge of research data management practices