Coordinator of Affiliated Hospital Services The Health Sciences Library System (HSLS) of the University of Pittsburgh invites applications for the newly-created position of Coordinator of Affiliated Hospital Services. This is a unique and exciting opportunity to create a new structure for the provision of library and information services to four hospitals affiliated with the UPMC Health System. The scope of the position could grow to include design and supervision of services to additional hospitals, clinics, and physician practices. This position will enable the enterprising librarian with hospital or clinical experience to apply their skills in an academic setting using cutting-edge technology. Position reports to Associate Director for Administrative Services. Major responsibilities are to provide leadership in the development, implementation and administration of HSLS outreach services, including educational programming, reference assistance, specialized presentations, publicity, and marketing. The HSLS consists of the Falk Library of the Health Sciences, the Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic Library, the Nursing School Library, and the Bergman Library/Reading Room. HSLS serves six schools (Medicine, Dental Medicine, Pharmacy, Nursing, Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, and Public Health), and the hospitals and other units of the UPMC Health System. Library systems include OVID, NOTIS, and other full-text and bibliographic resources. HSLS staff includes 20 professionals and 34 support staff. Professional growth is supported and strongly encouraged. For additional information about HSLS, see www.hsls.pitt.edu. Qualifications: The applicant must have an ALA-accredited MLS degree, and demonstrated reference experience using MEDLINE, other biomedical resources and the Internet. At least two years experience in a health sciences library or clinical setting is strongly preferred. Evidence of outstanding interpersonal and communication skills and continued professional growth must be presented, as well as experience in the application of technology for the provision of information services. Applicant must be creative, energetic, team-oriented, flexible, and able to work both independently and collaboratively in a complex, rapidly changing environment. Preferred are experience in program management, and developing and teaching classes and workshops to adult learners. Because some daytime travel will be required, the Coordinator of Affiliated Hospital Services must maintain a current Pennsylvania drivers license, and a vehicle insured in Pennsylvania. Salary commensurate with experience and qualifications, negotiable from $37,000. Position is a full-time, non-tenured, faculty librarian position. Please send letter of application, resume and names of three references to: Barbara A. Epstein, Associate Director for Administrative Services, HSLS, Falk Library of the Health Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, DeSoto and Terrace Streets, Pittsburgh, PA 15261. Applications accepted until position is filled; those received before September 11, 1998 will receive first consideration. The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer.