Position Announcement

Position Available:  Health Sciences Librarian

Department:  Cline Library

Special Information (This section includes information such a notation if the position is subject to the availability of funding, the location of the position if other than the Flagstaff Campus, and tenure track eligibility).

This position is situated in the Arizona Health Sciences Library – Phoenix (AHSL), a joint-use facility of Northern Arizona University (NAU) and the University of Arizona (UA) that serves the students and faculty of graduate programs offered by the NAU College of Health and Human Services at the Phoenix Biomedical Campus and the UA College of Medicine-Phoenix.  The candidate must be willing to travel occasionally to the NAU Flagstaff campus.

 This is a full-time, 12-month Academic Professional position eligible for continuing status.  Candidates’ application materials should address how they meet the position requirements.
Job Description

NAU Cline Library seeks a self-motivated, creative, collaborative, and knowledgeable Health Sciences Librarian.  Reporting to the Head of Teaching, Learning, and Research Services at NAU Cline Library, the librarian will develop NAU Cline Library's resources and services at the AHSL-Phoenix while functioning as part of an inter-institutional library team under the direction of the AHSL-Phoenix Library Director.

The Health Sciences Librarian will coordinate and deliver library services to the NAU programs located at the Health Sciences Education Building (HSEB) in Phoenix. The collaborative facility accommodates degree programs offered by the NAU College of Health and Human Services and the UA College of Medicine-Phoenix, as well as other educational, research, and clinical activities.

The position focuses on student learning and success.  NAU, which has a growing presence in the health sciences, currently offers doctoral programs in Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy and masters’ programs in Physician Assistant Studies and Athletic Training at the Phoenix campus. The successful candidate will build and maintain strong relationships with students and faculty in these academic programs. The Health Sciences Librarian may also assist in supporting NAU’s Nursing Program, particularly in the Greater Phoenix area.

Responsibilities include: 


Minimum Qualifications


Preferred Qualifications

General Information (This section includes information about the University or the specific department or program, and background checking requirements.  All job duties should be included in the Job Description section)

Northern Arizona University requires satisfactory results for the following: a criminal background investigation, an employment history verification and a degree verification (in some cases) prior to employment. You may also be required to complete a fingerprint background check. Additionally, NAU is required to participate in the federal E-Verify program that assists employers with verifying new employees' right to work in the United States.

$54,000 - $57,000 annually, depending on experience. 
Application Deadline
This position will be open until filled or closed.  Review of applications will begin on _______
Application Procedure

To apply for this position, please click on the "Apply Now" button on this page.  For consideration for this position, submit ONE PDF or Word file including (1) a cover letter, (2) a curriculum vitae (including a current e-email address), and (3) a list of at least 3 professional references.  If you have questions about your application materials, contact Cline Library at Library.Administration@nau.edu     
Northern Arizona University is a committed Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institution. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. NAU is responsive to the needs of dual career couples.  Form A-1