Librarian III, Okinawan Studies

University of Hawaii, Manoa in Hawaii

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted November 18, 2013
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

Library: Librarian III, (Okinawan Studies Librarian), University of Hawai'i Manoa, full-time, tenure-track, available January 2014, subject to position clearance and availability of funds. The University of Hawai'i at Manoa Library seeks an innovative, collaborative, and service-oriented librarian to join a team of library and information professionals. Under the general direction of the Head of the Asia Department, the Librarian for Okinawan Studies will work collaboratively to lead in collection development and management of all materials in all formats related to Okinawan studies, provide research assistance, and library instruction. In addition, the librarian will liaise with the Center for Okinawan Studies (COS) to initiate national and international resource sharing collaborations, international symposia, rare materials preservation, restoration and digitization, web site development, and fundraising and outreach with the Okinawan community. For complete duties and responsibilities, minimum and desired qualifications and application information, visit the UH website: Continuous recruitment. Application review begins December 16 2013. The University of Hawai'i is an EEO/AA institution.