The SUNY Upstate Medical University Health Sciences Library invites
applications for the position of Reference Librarian. If you enjoy teaching
and learning, working with dedicated professionals in a supportive setting
and want to make a positive impact in academics, research, and clinical
care, this position is for you. The successful candidate will be a member of
the reference team, responsible for the planning, development, and delivery
of classroom, web based, and customized instruction services, many of which
incorporate evidence based medicine resources. This position also conducts
mediated searches, point of use instruction, liaison and outreach services
and contributes regular hours at the Reference Desk, including some evening
and weekend hours. This is a 12 month tenure track faculty appointment
reporting to the Assistant Director for Information and Instruction.

Required: Degree from an ALA accredited library school, 3 years professional
experience in a health sciences library or other health sciences
environment, expertise with evidence based medicine resources, Medline,
etc., collaborative planning and creative problem solving abilities,
teaching experience, interpersonal and customer service skills, ability to
perform as a faculty member in areas of education, scholarship, and service.

Preferred: Membership in Academy for Health Information Professionals.

Salary: Commensurate with experience, minimum $43,000. Competitive benefits
package, including TIAA-CREF and other retirement options.

SUNY Upstate Medical University is Central New York's only academic medical
center and the region's largest employer, with a 350 bed teaching hospital
and colleges of Medicine, Health Professions, Nursing, and Graduate Studies.
For more information, please visit the Library's Web site at

Send letter of application, resume, and 3 references to:
        Diane Luft
        Health Sciences Library
        SUNY Upstate Medical University
        750 East Adams St.
Syracuse, NY 13212
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Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is

SUNY Upstate is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Diane Davis Luft
Health Sciences Library - Reference Services
SUNY Upstate Medical University
766 Irving Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13210
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