Diversity Fellow

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Department: Library
Employer: State of New York
Payroll Title: Assistant Librarian 08, NSN4
Bargaining Unit: UUP (State University Professional Services Unit)
Salary: Commensurate with Qualifications
Work type: Full-time
Location: Syracuse
Categories: Physician, Faculty & Librarians

Job Summary:

The Fellow will select a 'home base' that aligns with the Fellow's career aspirations. The Health Science Library (HSL) is particularly interested in candidates whose professional goals are consistent with current Library priorities in the areas of: archives & special collections, assessment, community engagement, discovery services, instruction & outreach, and resource management. The Fellow will lead projects that meaningfully contribute to The Health Science Library operations and services and is encouraged to take advantage of project-related presentation and publication opportunities. The Fellow will engage in an extensive on-boarding experience designed to promote familiarity with the full spectrum of The Health Science Library operational and service commitments. The Fellow will participate on Library and University committees, such as Diversity Council, faculty governance, search committees, etc. The Health Science Library encourages participation in professional associations.

Minimum Qualifications:

ALA accredited Master's degree in library information science or a commensurate degree required. Candidates shall have a demonstrated commitment to inclusive conduct and multi-cultural skills, contributing to an inclusive workplace in which individuals of a broad range of cultures, backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives can fully participate and work productively and creatively together. Must have the ability to: work creatively and collaboratively; build and sustain relationships; partner with our service community; and have excellent communication skills. Candidates must have a general knowledge of literature searching, print and digital resources through coursework, professional experience is expected. Be committed to working with clinicians, faculty, students, patients and family members at an Academic Health Sciences Center. Candidates must demonstrate how they will contribute to Upstate's shared values: http://www.upstate.edu/about/mission.php

Preferred Qualifications:


Work Days:

Monday - Friday, Days; some Saturdays, evenings and holidays required.

Message to Applicants: This is a three year temporary appointment. This is a re-post due to changes in minimum qualifications and job standards. 
Recruitment  Office: Human Resources
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We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status or disability.

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