Latin American and Iberian Area Studies Librarian
Brigham Young University (BYU), a privately owned and operated university of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, located in Provo, Utah, invites application for the position of Latin American and Iberian Area Studies Librarian, a continuing faculty status (BYU equivalent of tenure) position in the Harold B. Lee Library (HBLL). The mission of the Latin American and Iberian Area Studies Librarian is to develop and manage collections for the library in the areas of Latin American and Iberian area studies, as well as Spanish and Portuguese cultures, languages, and literature worldwide. Other areas may be assigned as needs dictate. It is also to 1) provide specialized reference, advanced research assistance, and library instruction in the assigned areas; 2) to work as the library liaison to faculty teaching and researching in the assigned areas; and 3) to participate in scholarship, creative works, and other professional development activities.Preference is given to qualified candidates who are members in good standing of the affiliated church. The Library is seeking a dynamic individual who can perform well in a rapidly changing environment. For complete job announcement and to apply online go to http://yjobs.byu.edu/postings/981 Review of applications will begin August 1, 2013.