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From the GMR: Position Available: Southwest Clinical Campus Librarian, Bismarck ND

The Library of the Health Science (LHS) at the University of North Dakota's School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) invites applications for the position of Southwest Clinical Campus Librarian. The position is located in Bismarck. We are seeking an outgoing and enterprising person who will be responsible for: providing reference and information support services for clientele affiliated with the SMHS; designing and providing instruction and curriculum support to clientele affiliated with the SMHS; providing outreach information services to remote users and to health care personnel not affiliated with UND. Requires an ALA-accredited master's degree in library or information science and one year experience.

For a full listing of qualifications and job duties, visit the job posting at UND's website: http://www.undeerc.org/undprojects/undhr/applicanttracking/JobDetail.aspx?reqid=3331&reqclosingid=5928

Applications received by July 29, 2011, will have first consideration.

About the UND Library of the Health Sciences: The Library of the Health Sciences serves the School of Medicine and Health Sciences and the College of Nursing. The LHS is the only academic health science library in North Dakota. As such, it has an enterprising outreach program to provide health care information for hundreds of clinical faculty located at over 30 teaching sites throughout the state, to medical and health students located at these clinical education sites, and to unaffiliated health professionals statewide. The SMHS has three remote clinical campuses with a librarian on each campus to meet these commitments. For more information about the Library, visit http://undmedlibrary.org

About the UND School of Medicine and Health Sciences: The School of Medicine and Health Sciences ranks at the top nationally in the percentage of its M.D. graduates who enter residency programs in family medicine, and nearly 50% enter residency programs in one of the primary care specialties. For more information about the School of Medicine and Health Sciences go to http://www.med.und.edu/

About Bismarck: This position is located on the Southwest Clinical Campus of UND. The capital of North Dakota, Bismarck is the economic center of south-central North Dakota. The Bismarck-Mandan metropolitan area, on either side of the Missouri River, has a population of 107,000. It offers unlimited opportunities to participate in outdoor activities, as well as a variety of cultural events. Lake Sakakawea, the third largest man-made lake in the U.S. and a beautiful venue for fishing, hunting and camping, is located 50 miles north of Bismarck.

Compensation: Minimum salary is $40,000. The University of North Dakota offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes full family healthcare coverage, TIAA-CREF retirement plan, and tuition benefits for employees, spouses and dependents. A summary of benefits may be viewed at http://und.edu/finance-operations/payroll/_files/docs/staff-summary.pdf

Application process: Submit resume and names, addresses and phone numbers of three references to: Human Resources, University of North Dakota, Twamley Hall Room 313, 264 Centennial Drive Stop 8010, Grand Forks, ND 58202-8010. Refer to position no. 11-319. For full application procedures, visit http://www.humanresources.und.edu/html/Job%20Openings.htm

Lila Pedersen
Director of Libraries
School of Medicine and Health Sciences
University of North Dakota
phone 701-777-3993
fax 701-777-4790

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