Research and Instruction Librarian/Assistant Professor for History, Government Documents, and Geography -- Sam Houston State University -- Huntsville, TX
Research and Instruction Librarian/Assistant Professor for History, Government Documents, and Geography (tenure-track), 12-month position.
Sam Houston State University Library is looking for an innovative, enthusiastic individual interested in providing general and specialized reference services for the university community, and participating in user-centered, subject-specific library instruction in both face-to-face and online settings. Position responsibilities include teaching library instructions classes for both undergraduate and graduate students, providing reference assistance, including one evening per week and some rotating weekend hours, and participating in collection development. SHSU's campus of 21,500 students is located 60 miles north of Houston in the beautiful piney woods of Huntsville, Texas.
Required Qualifications: A degree from an American Library Association (ALA) accredited master’s program is required;
Preferred Qualifications: Some undergraduate or graduate coursework or academic library experience in history, government documents, geography, or geographic information systems.
Compensation: Commensurate with education and experience. Minimum monthly salary is $4,167. This is a 12-month position.
Please visit Sam Houston State University’s online employment site http://shsu.peopleadmin.com/postings/23119 to begin the application process. Review of applications will begin on Tuesday, November 14, 2019.
Sam Houston State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Plan Employer and Smoke/Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, ancestry, marital status, citizenship, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, or gender identity. Sam Houston State University is an "at will" employer. Security sensitive positions at SHSU require background checks in accordance with Education Code 51.215.