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Institutional Repository Librarian.  Eastern Illinois University is seeking a librarian for a 12-month, tenure-track position.  Reporting to the University Archivist, the individual will be responsible for developing and managing an online institutional repository.  Other duties may include collection development for one or more disciplines, service at the reference desk, and supervision of staff and student employees.  Candidates must possess an ALA-accredited MLS; a second master’s degree is preferred and required for assistant professor rank and for tenure.  We prefer applicants with digital assets management and archival experience, and knowledge of copyright issues.  An academic background in the sciences or business is desirable.  Success in the position will require strong computer and organizational skills, effective communication abilities, and a dedication to public and institutional service.  Starting date: July 1, 2010, negotiable.  Review of applications begins May 3, 2010, and continues until campus interviews are scheduled.  Minimum annual salary for tenure-track assistant professor is $55,992, dependent upon qualifications.  Send letter of application and current resume (with names, addresses, telephone numbers, and email addresses of three references) to:  Dr. Allen Lanham, Dean of Library Services, Booth Library, Eastern Illinois University, 600 Lincoln Avenue, Charleston, IL 61920-3099; or email (preferred) to [log in to unmask]; or fax to 217-581-7534.  Eastern Illinois University is an equal opportunity/equal access/affirmative action employer committed to achieving a diverse community.  Visit us at



Johna Shackles

Eastern Illinois University
Booth Library
University Archives/Reference
600 Lincoln Avenue
Charleston IL  61920


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