Science Librarian

Emory University in Georgia

Date Posted November 8, 2013
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

Library: Science librarians provide the full range of subject specific library services to their assigned academic department(s), including collection management, consultation, instruction, assessment, and reference. The subject librarian maintains and expands research-level collections, acts as an expert guide, provides research help at the time of need, and contributes to the programmatic and collaborative work of the Services Division and the library in general. Primary responsibilities will include (but are not confined to) the following: Serves as the science librarian for chemistry and physics with responsibility for developing and managing research collections that support the teaching and research of Emory University faculty and students. Teaches CHEM 597R Directed Reading 1-credit course to new chemistry graduate students annually. Collaborates with the Data Management Specialist, Research Data Management Group, and other parts of the university in developing strategies and infrastructure for short- and long-term data management in the sciences. Applications and nominations for the position are welcome and must be sent to Linda Nodine via email ( Applications may be submitted as Word or PDF attachments and must include: 1) letter of application describing qualifications and experience; 2) current resume/vita detailing education and relevant experience; and 3) on a separate document list the names, email addresses, and telephone numbers of 3 professional references including a current or previous supervisor. To view the full job postings, please visit

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