PUBLIC & ENVIRONMENTAL
HEALTH SCIENCES LIBRARIAN
ASSISTANT LIBRARIAN OR
The Indiana University Libraries seek a creative and innovative
librarian to liaise with students and scholars engaged in the
growing discipline of public health, taking into special account
how environmental issues affect human health in a multitude of
Responsibilities: Provide advanced consultation
and research support for literature intensive research projects
using appropriate health and environmental sciences databases;
provide responsive, quality teaching and learning support including
the development and execution of instruction programs focused on
advanced resources for undergraduate and graduate students;
collaborate in programming and engagement activities with librarian
colleagues to share research experience and expertise.
graduate degree in library or information science or international
equivalent. Early career and individuals from
underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.
Candidates with an advanced degree in a relevant subject area and
appropriate experience in an academic setting will also be
considered; demonstrated interest or experience in instruction
and/or research consultation; demonstrated knowledge of public and
environmental health disciplinary terminology and familiarity with
relevant methods regarding literature access and dissemination;
demonstrated ability to effectively collaborate on projects and
initiatives; ability to meet the requirements of a tenure-track
position at the IU Libraries (https://libraries.indiana.edu/file/promotion-and-tenure-criteria-iub-librarians-pdf).
Preferred: Training in the
appraisal of public and/or environmental health literature;
experience with book and journal selection and/or licensing;
familiarity with literature review (e.g. scoping, systematic,
meta-analysis, rapid, etc.) search methodologies, guidelines, and
standards; familiarity with GIS resources commonly used within
public and environmental health research, data visualization
For complete posting with additional responsibilities,
required and preferred qualifications, and benefit programs
information go to https://libraries.indiana.edu/job-postings-librarians.
To apply: For full consideration,
applications must be received by Friday August 20,
2021. Position remains open until filled.
Interested candidates should review application requirements and
submit their application at https://indiana.peopleadmin.com.
Questions regarding position or application process can be
directed to: Jennifer Chaffin, Director of Human Resources,
Libraries Human Resources, Herman B Wells Library 205, Indiana
University, Bloomington, IN 47405 - Phone: 812-855-8196 - Fax:
812-855-2576 - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Expected
start date: January 1, 2022.
For more information about Indiana University Bloomington go to
Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative
action employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation,
gender identify or expression, genetic information, marital status,
national origin, disability status or protected veteran