Head of Public Services (Librarian) - Faculty -- Texas A&M Central Texas -- Killeen, TX

Texas A&M University-Central Texas was born in the spirit of community cooperation on May 27, 2009 as a member of The Texas A&M University System, one of the largest systems of higher education in the nation. A&M-Central Texas is a military friendly, upper-level institution offering bachelors’ and masters’ degrees for life’s next chapter.

Job Description:
Reporting to the library director, the library faculty member in this position coordinates and manages the reference, instruction, and access (circulation and interlibrary loan) operations of the library, providing a strategic vision for the development of these areas. This includes the management of at least two faculty members, and several full-time and part-time staff. This individual will also staff the reference desk, liaise with assigned academic departments, and perform collection development duties. This individual serves on the library management committee, which is responsible for high-level decision making related to the library.

Responsibility/Duties:

  • Managing Reference, Instruction, and Access Services
  • Reference and Collection Development
  • Faculty Research and Service

Min Qualifications

  • Master of Library Science or equivalent degree from an American Library Association accredited University or College.
  • At least two years of relevant professional experience.
  • Ability to meet research and service expectations as a professional track faculty member.
  • Ability to be proactive, flexible, and collaborative as a supervisor in order to accomplish departmental, library, and institutional goals.
  • Must be self-motivated, creative, and innovative. Excellent interpersonal relations skills.

Preferred Qualifications
Second master’s degree in any academic field. Academic library experience.

Required Education/Experience/Skills
Master of Library Science or equivalent degree from an American Library Association accredited university or college At least 2 years of professional library experience

Hours: Variable

Salary: Commensurate with experience

All applicants must upload their Cover Letter and Curriculum Vitae when applying.

Interested applicants MUST apply online at https://tamus.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/TAMUCT_External.

The system will provide equal opportunity for employment to all persons regardless of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity and will strive to achieve full and equal employment opportunity throughout the system .Males, age 18 through 25, must be properly registered with the Selective Service System to be eligible for hire. This position is designated as a security sensitive position and requires a satisfactory criminal history background check. Texas A&M University Central Texas is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award baccalaureate, master's, and specialist degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of A&M-Central Texas. Texas A&M University – Central Texas is an E-Verify institution of higher education.

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