Saint Louis University, a Catholic, Jesuit Institution dedicated to education, research, healthcare, and service seeks a subject specialist in the biomedical sciences for a position as health sciences reference librarian at the Medical Center Library (MCL).
Duties: This position provides biomedical reference services that include assisting health sciences faculty and students in the effective use of their literature; participating in the library’s program of instruction; and serving as clinical services liaison to faculty, students, and staff at our Medical Center and affiliated hospitals.
Environment: Collegial, collaborative, and mission-focused, the Medical Center Library provides library services to faculty, students, and staff in the Schools of Medicine, Nursing, Doisy College of Health Sciences, Public Health, and the Center for Advanced Dental Education. Saint Louis University libraries are a member of MOBIUS, a statewide academic library resource sharing consortium.
Requirements: MLS from an ALA accredited program. Advanced education beyond the bachelor's degree in a health science discipline. Demonstrated knowledge in a medical or health sciences subject area. Experience with evidence-based clinical practice and systematic reviews. Successful decision making, problem solving ability, and planning skills. Strong user centered approach to library services and information technology. Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills. Ability and motivation for continuous professional development and for growth as a faculty member. Ability to meet deadlines and to work effectively in an environment of rapid development and change.
Rank/Grade: Assistant or Associate Professor rank, non-tenure track, 12-month contract.
Salary and Benefits: Competitive salary based on qualifications and experience. Attractive benefits including retirement program, insurance, tuition remission, and vacation.
Available: Application review is underway and will continue until position is filled.
To Apply: Please apply online at https:// jobs.slu.edu and attach a CV, cover letter and reference list.
For information about Medical Center Library, see http://lib.slu.edu/mcl/
Saint Louis University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for the position applied for without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, military/veteran status, gender identity, or other non-merit factors. We welcome and encourage applications from minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities (including disabled veterans). If accommodations are needed for completing the application and/or with the interviewing process, please contact Human Resources at 314-977-5847.
Saint Louis University(SLU) is a private, co-educational Jesuit university located in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. Founded in 1818 by the Most Reverend Louis Guillaume Valentin Dubourg SLU is the oldest university west of the Mississippi River. The University has campuses in St. Louis, Mo. and Madrid, Spain. SLU values academic excellence, life-changing research, compassionate health care, and a strong commitment to faith and service. For nearly 200 years, the University has gone beyond teaching facts and figures, encouraging students to form ideas and identities. Today, SLU students are nearly 14,000 strong. The University has invested vast resources to advance academic programs and enhance the student experience. SLU also is a major research institution where premier researchers tackle local and global challenges. And the University's commitment to community service has earned it national acclaim and bolstered its status as a character-building college.