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LIB-3361 Health Professions Librarian

Towson University
Towson, Maryland 21252
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Health Professions Librarian
Albert S. Cook Library



Towson University’s Albert S. Cook Library seeks a dynamic and innovative individual to serve as
the Health Professions Librarian. This position is a 12-month faculty status position available in
August 2020.



MLS or equivalent from an ALA-accredited institution. Bachelor’s degree in the sciences or
health professions preferred. Master’s degree in area of liaison responsibility desirable. For more
information about the position:
Rank is determined by qualifications at time of appointment.


Serves as a research and instruction librarian and as liaison and subject specialist to the departments
and programs of Allied Health, Audiology, Speech Language Pathology, Deaf Studies, Health Science programs and minors, Nursing, Occupational Therapy and Occupational Science, Physician Assistant Studies, and other disciplines as assigned. Plans and teaches information literacy in liaison area
and other disciplines. Participates in the development, implementation and assessment of the library’s information literacy program. Evaluates and selects resources for the assigned collection and related areas; creates instructional materials; provides research assistance and reference services to students, faculty and members of the university community. This librarian designs and implements library initiatives to support student success and retention; participates in library assessment initiatives.
This position is a 12 month faculty status position. Librarians are expected to progress successfully
along the promotion and permanent status track and participate fully as members of the library faculty.

Towson University:

Towson University (www.towson.edu) was founded in 1866, is recognized by U. S. News and
World Reports as one of the top public universities in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions, is
one of Baltimore’s largest universities, and is the largest public, comprehensive institution in the
University of Maryland System. TU enrolls almost 19,000 undergraduates and over 3,000
graduate students across six academic colleges (business, education, fine arts, health professions,
liberal arts, science & mathematics), has over 865 full-time faculty, and offers more than 65
bachelor’s, 45 master’s, and 5 doctoral programs. Our centrally located campus sits on 330
rolling green acres and is 10 miles north of Baltimore, 45 miles north of Washington D.C., and
95 miles south of Philadelphia.


Application Process:

Review of applications begins immediately and continues until the position is filled. Submit a
cover letter addressing the position requirements, resume and contact information for at least
three professional references. Transcripts will be requested of final candidates. Electronic
applications are required and should be submitted to
nurbina@towson.edu with the subject
line Health Professions Librarian.

Criminal Background Investigation is required for the hired candidate and the results may impact employment.


Please be sure to visit http://www.towson.edu/inclusionequity/employment/data.html to
complete a voluntary on-line applicant data form. The information you provide will inform the
university’s affirmative action plan and is for statistical-related purposes only. The
information will not be used for any other purpose. Please note that the search number for
which you have applied is: LIB-3361.


Towson University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and has a strong
institutional commitment to diversity. Women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and veterans
are encouraged to apply.


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Posted: 2020-05-19 Expires: 2020-06-18

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