Health Sciences Librarian
Washington State University Spokane Job Location: Washington Apply By: 03/15/2021 Date Created: 02-20-2021
Health Sciences Librarian; Spokane, WA
The Washington State University Libraries and Spokane Academic Library invite applications for a Health Sciences Librarian, a full-time, 12-month, tenure-track position, reporting to the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, and located on the Spokane Health Sciences campus. The Health Sciences Librarian works closely with other library faculty and staff to empower and inform the Health Sciences community through services and resources to advance education and scholarship.
Required Qualifications: Masters Degree in Information/Library Science from an American Library Association (ALA) accredited school; demonstrated effective interpersonal, written and oral communication skills; demonstrated ability to interact with large groups and individuals at all work levels; demonstrated sensitivity to and desire to promote diversity; demonstrated proficiency in the use of computers and software applications; a record showing commitment to customer service and the application of appropriate flexibility in response to issues and opposing points of view.
Preferred Qualifications: Educational background in the physical, health, or life sciences; work experience in the health sciences; experience working with or supporting Nursing faculty and students, practitioners, or other healthcare professionals; familiarity with current trends in evidence-based medicine and health sciences librarianship; familiarity with clinical research, and point-of-care resources; experience creating instructional and outreach materials utilizing LibGuides or other systems.