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Librarian in Residence for Engagement and Inclusion (Posting 0604830)

The University Libraries at Western Michigan University seeks candidates for the position of Librarian in Residence for Engagement and Inclusion. This exciting new opportunity supports Western Michigan University’s commitment to being a learner centered, discovery driven, and globally engaged institution by exploring innovative approaches to connecting the library with its community. 

A master’s degree from a graduate program accredited by the American Library Association (ALA) and relevant professional experience are required. Please visit https://wmich.edu/hr/jobs for further information regarding the position requirements and application procedures. Review of applications will begin January 14, 2019, and continue until the position is filled.

The position is a fiscal-year, terminal appointment and will be based on Western Michigan University’s main campus in Kalamazoo, MI. The expected start date is summer 2019.

View a complete list of WMU career opportunities at Careers at WMU.

Western Michigan University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities and all other qualified individuals are encouraged to apply.