Position Approval Information
School/College: Kresge Library
Department: 0080 - Library
Position Title: Lecturer
Field of Specialty: Information Literacy and Research Help
Name of Department Chair: Amanda Nichols Hess
Expected Hire Date: 07/01/2021
Job Title: Lecturer - Instruction and Research Help Librarian
Job Description Summary:
Oakland University Libraries seek a part-time librarian to provide information
literacy instruction and research help services. Instruction-related duties
include course-embedded instruction for WRT 1060, a first-year composition
course. Research Help-related duties include offering research help to library
patrons over chat, phone, and email, as well as providing one-on-one research
consultations. Instruction and Research Help Librarians also work on relevant
projects as assigned.
The job candidate must have an ALA-accredited MLS and strong orientation
towards instruction and research help services. Teaching and research help
experience, particularly in an academic library, is preferred.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Hours: 15-25 hours per week
Salary: $22.50 per hour
Start date: As soon as possible, but anticipated as July 1, 2021
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled; review of
applications begins on Monday, June 14, 2021.
Contact Amanda Nichols Hess, Coordinator of Instruction & Research Help, at
email@example.com with any questions.
Oakland University Standard Language
Oakland University is a nationally recognized doctoral university of high
research activity located on 1,443 acres of scenic land in the cities of
Rochester Hills and Auburn Hills in Oakland County, Michigan. The University
has 142 bachelor's degree programs and 138 graduate degree and certificate
programs. Academics include programs in the College of Arts and Sciences,
School of Business Administration, School of Education and Human Services,
School of Engineering and Computer Science, School of Health Sciences, School
of Medicine and School of Nursing. As an anchor institution in southeastern
Michigan, Oakland University is committed to building ongoing and
collaborative relationships with the surrounding communities. Community and
civic engagement enhances the lives of our students and has a positive impact
on our broader community.
Open Date: 06/07/2021
Open Until Filled: Yes
Job Category: Part-time Faculty
EEO Statement Summary:
Oakland University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and
encourages applications from women and minorities.
Curriculum Vitae (CV)