ACADEMIC HEALTH SCIENCES INFORMATIONIST / LIBRARIAN
Non-tenured faculty: Associate or Assistant Professor
UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS FOR MEDICAL SCIENCES LIBRARY
The Education and Research Services (ERS) Department at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Library is seeking an innovative, collaborative health sciences professional, educator or medical librarian to coordinate education services. This non-tenured faculty position reports to the Head of Education and Research Services and works in a team-oriented environment. Some travel is required (10%-20%).
ERS faculty enjoy the variety of opportunities that arise from working in a diverse, vibrant academic environment and contributing to the mission of UAMS, which is to improve the health, health care and well-being of Arkansans and of others in the region, nation and the world by:
Our department offers services in support of instructional, clinical, and research activities, such as literature searching, teaching about information resources and their use, rounding with clinicians, and designing community outreach programs. A primary goal of our work is to promote awareness of information resource services to UAMS faculty and staff, whether they are at the Little Rock campus or spread across the state at the UAMS Regional Centers or the Northwest Campus.
ERS faculty are engaged in a variety of professional activities, which include service to professional associations, contributions to the profession’s knowledge base through research, conference presentations, creation/teaching of continuing education courses or original publications. The pursuit of expertise and improvement of professional skills are encouraged for all ERS faculty.
UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks:
Salary offered commensurate with experience.
INSTRUCTION / TEACHING
CONSUMER HEALTH INFORMATION and RESEARCH SUPPORT
ALL ERS FACULTY RESPONSIBILITIES
All ERS Librarians participate in Education, Outreach, Research, Clinical Search Services and as Liaisons with responsibilities to:
May perform other duties as assigned.