Science Reference Librarian for Engineering Binghamton University, State University of New York, seeks to fill a library faculty position for the Science Library, which houses materials in the physical and natural sciences, engineering, and nursing. Description: The librarian in this position participates in the Science Library's reference service, develops and maintains library resources for the Watson School of Engineering and Applied Science, acts as a primary liaison and plans and implements library instructional programs for the Watson School. Position reports to the Head of the Science Library. Qualifications: Required: An MLS from an ALA-accredited institution; working experience with electronic information resources, particularly those related to science and technology; degree in science and/or recent experience in reference and instruction in the sciences or technology in an academic or special library; effective interpersonal and analytical skills; demonstrated clarity in oral and written communications; demonstrated initiative and ability to work independently and as a team member in developing services and completing projects; strong commitment to service and professional development. Finalists invited for an interview must demonstrate communication skills and knowledge of public services through a presentation to library faculty, staff, and other members of the university community. Compensation: Appointment at Assistant or Senior Assistant Librarian rank, depending on qualifications and experience. Salary minimum for Assistant Librarian $31,000, plus excellent fringe benefits including TIAA/CREF. Environment: Binghamton University is nationally recognized for its strong academic programs, distinguished faculty, and talented students. Nineteen specialized research centers attract scholars from around the globe to Binghamton's modern campus. One of four university centers within the State University of New York, Binghamton enrolls approximately 12,000 students in programs leading to bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees. Binghamton University Libraries collections consist of approximately 1.6 million volumes. We are currently implementing Ex Libris's Library Management System as part of SUNYConnect, a SUNY-wide project that will create a linked online catalog, universal library borrowing, document delivery services, and a full-text digital collection for over 60 campuses within the SUNY system. For more information on Binghamton University, visit our web presence at http://www.binghamton.edu. Application: Mail or fax a cover letter (no electronic applications), current resume, and names, addresses and telephone numbers of three professional references to Mary Ann Sincavage Assistant to the Director for Personnel Administration Binghamton University Libraries State University of New York P.O. Box 6012 Binghamton, NY 13902-6012 Fax 607-777-4848 For priority consideration, applications should be received by March 23, 2001. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Binghamton University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.