Hello EDUCATors,

Looking for a change? Finishing up that Ph.D.?

Then take a look at the job posting below for a faculty position at  
Simmons College Graduate School of Library and Information Science  

At Simmons, we are committed to offering our students a variety of  
courses in information organization (traditional cataloging, metadata,  
archival description, indexing, XML, etc.) and want to hire a third  
faculty member in this area.

GSLIS a great place to work and the Boston area is an amazing place to live.

If you are interested, please take a look at the job ad below. I hope  
we hear from some of you soon!



Simmons College
Graduate School of Library and Information Science

GSLIS invites applicants and nominations for a full-time tenure-track
position at the Assistant Professor level.

RESPONSIBILITIES:  Teach, conduct research, and contribute to developing
curriculum in one or more of the following areas:

Reference Services
School Library Media Specialist
Open Position [organization of knowledge (including metadata), archival
administration, and information technology (including museum informatics or
health informatics)]

QUALIFICATIONS:  Preference will be given to applicants who have already
earned a terminal degree in library and information science or an
appropriate related field, can demonstrate excellence in teaching, and have
potential for leadership in scholarship and professional service.

Salary is negotiable, commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Opportunities to teach include: both master's and doctoral levels courses;
summer semester; continuing education institutes; and at the GSLIS program
at the Mount Holyoke College campus in South Hadley, Massachusetts.  Simmons
College participates in TIAA/CREF and offers excellent benefits packages,
including tuition reimbursement for dependents at Simmons and other

For further information, please contact:
Professor James C. Baughman, Chair
Committee on Rank, Tenure and Appointments
GSLIS, Simmons College
300 The Fenway
Boston, MA 02115-5898

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TO APPLY:  Please go to our online employment site at: Click on "Search Postings", select the  
position title, and follow the directions to apply online.

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When applying online, candidates will be asked to submit: an online  
Faculty Application, cover letter, curriculum vitae, and the names and  
contact information for three references.

Simmons is strongly committed to diversity and values candidates who bring a
variety of backgrounds and experiences to our community.