Job Details

  • Apply By: April 30, 2024

Job Description

Auburn University Libraries seeks an innovative, enthusiastic, and user-focused individual to serve as the Health and Life Sciences Librarian. Reporting to Head of Innovation & Research Support, the successful candidate will support research, teaching, and outreach for the College of Nursing and other health/life sciences related programs. This twelve-month tenure-track position requires professional and scholarly activity as well as service on library and university committees.


  • Serves as liaison and provides outreach to students, staff, and faculty in the College of Nursing and other health and life sciences related programs at Auburn University.
  • Provides subject-specific research assistance to support teaching, learning, and research in assigned liaison areas in the College of Nursing and health and life sciences related departments.
  • Develops, implements, and assesses outcome-based information literacy instruction sessions and online instructional materials for the assigned subject areas.
  • Provides support for evidence syntheses to faculty and graduate students in the College of Nursing.
  • Engages in collection development, management, and assessment for assigned subject areas.
  • Provides general reference services, both virtual and in-person, for the University community and the general public.
  • Maintains current awareness of issues, trends, standards, and best practices in higher education and the library and information science profession, including those related to research and educational technologies and scholarly communication.

Additional Information

Job Information:
Rank and salary will be commensurate with experience/qualifications. This is a twelve-month tenure-track position. Benefits include 20 days of vacation leave/12 days of sick leave per year; participation in State Teachers’ Retirement System (mandatory); additional voluntary retirement plans available; health/dental/life/disability insurance.  

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