7.0499 Position: Humanities Bibliographer (1/66)
Elaine Brennan (EDITORS@BROWNVM.BITNET)
Mon, 21 Feb 1994 22:36:56 EST
Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 7, No. 0499. Monday, 21 Feb 1994.
Date: Fri, 18 Feb 1994 16:13:58 -0500 (EST)
From: Peter Wei He <PETERHE@ALBNYVMS.BITNET>
Subject: Job Vacancy - Humanities Bibliographer
POSITION: Humanities Bibliographer
RESPONSIBILITIES: Evaluates and develops subject collections in
the humanities, monitoring allocated funds, continuing commitments
and approval plans. Serves as liaison to faculty and students in
departments of Classics, German, English, Philosophy, Art, Music,
and Judaic Studies, providing in-depth bibliographic instruction,
assistance in use of electronic sources, and specialized reference
for them. Also provides general reference services during assigned
hours, including some evenings and weekends. Reports to Assistant
Director for Collection Development. Research, publication and
service to the Libraries and University are expected to satisfy
criteria for continuing appointment and promotion.
QUALIFICATIONS: Required: MLS from an ALA accredited library school.
Masters degree in English, German, or Philosophy or a minimum of three
years' experience as a Humanities Librarian at an academic/research library.
Reading knowledge of German. Preference will be given to candidates with
demonstrated experience in use of electronic resources.
SALARY: Commensurate with education and experience. Minimum $30,000.00.
TERMS & BENEFITS: Twelve month appointment; sick leave and annual
leave @ 1.25 days each per month; health insurance, major medical or
Health Maintenance Organization and dental. Social Security coverage.
TIAA/CREF or New York State Teachers Retirement available (employee
contribution rate = 3%).
CAMPUS & COMMUNITY: The University at Albany is one of four university
centers in State University of New York system. It is a comprehensive
University serving a student body of over 11,000 undergraduate and 5,000
graduate students in 45 academic departments. The university is committed
to providing quality education to a diverse student body and is actively
engaged in the recruitment and retention of minority and non-traditional
students. Approximately 18% of undergraduates are Latin or African American.
The Albany area provides a wide range of cultural and recreational
opportunities. The University is located in New York's capital city,
150 miles north of New York City, 150 miles west of Boston. The tri-city
metropolitan area (Albany-Schenectady-Troy) has a population of
APPLY TO: Christine M. Travis
Library Personnel Officer
University Libraries - UL 139
University at Albany
State University of New York
1400 Washington Avenue
Albany, New York 12222
DEADLINE: Review of letters of application and resumes will begin
February 28, 1994. Please include the names, addresses, and phone
numbers of three references whom we can contact.
THE UNIVERSITY AT ALBANY, STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK IS AN EQUAL
OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER. APPLICATIONS FROM WOMEN,
MINORITY PERSONS, HANDICAPPED PERSONS, SPECIAL DISABLED AND VIETNAM
ERA VETERANS ARE ESPECIALLY WELCOME.