[Libs-Or] Job Posting: Sciences and Social Sciences Librarian @ Portland State

Stephanie Doig smdoig at pdx.edu
Mon May 18 12:45:50 PDT 2015

*POSITION:* Sciences and Social Sciences Librarian
*LOCATION:* Portland State University, Portland, OR
*POSTED:* May 18, 2015, open until finalists identified

Portland State's 49-acre downtown campus is located in the heart of one of
America's most vibrant centers of culture, business and technology. We are
recognized throughout the world for programs like Urban Planning, Social
Work, and Environmental Studies that directly engage the community, and aim
our students towards the creation of a better, more sustainable world.
Comprising eight schools and colleges, Portland State is the largest public
university in Oregon and is one of the 100 largest public universities in
the nation, enrolling more than 28,000 students. Located centrally on
campus on Portland's Park Blocks, a greenspace and urban city park, the
University Library welcomes more than 1 million visitors each year and
provides essential resources to students, faculty, staff, and the general
public. The University Library is an active and influential member of the
Orbis Cascade Alliance, a consortium of 37 academic libraries in Oregon,
Washington, and Idaho.

The Sciences and Social Sciences Librarian consults and collaborates with
scholars; participates in a dynamic instructional program, including
classroom and online instruction; provides reference and information
services for the University’s students and faculty as well as members of
the community; and selects information resources to support the
instructional and research needs of a diverse institution. This position
will serve as a liaison to academic units and area studies such as
Anthropology, Environmental Sciences & Management, Institute for
Sustainable Solutions, Geography, and Geology depending on the needs of the
Library. Some evening and weekend reference duty and/or instruction is
required. Portland State University faculty members contribute to faculty
governance activities within the Library and the University, engage in
community and professional service, and pursue an active scholarly agenda
including publication, research, and seeking grants as appropriate. This
full-time, 12-month, tenure-track faculty position reports to the Assistant
University Librarian for Public Services.

The annual salary rate for this position is $68,856 with an excellent
benefits package including 95% premium paid healthcare; a generous
retirement and vacation package; and reduced tuition rates for employee,
spouse or dependent at any of the Oregon Public Universities. Portland
State University is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity institution
and welcomes applications from diverse candidates and candidates who
support diversity.

*Visit https://jobs.hrc.pdx.edu/postings/15781
<https://jobs.hrc.pdx.edu/postings/15781> to view the full job description
details and learn how to apply.*  For additional information, contact
search coordinator Stephanie Doig, smdoig at pdx.edu.
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