Assistant Professor - Masters of Library and Information Science
The Masters of Library and Information Science Program (MLIS) at St. Catherine University invites applications for a full time Assistant Professor to teach in and coordinate the School Library Media Specialist (SLMS) licensure program in the Master of Library and Information Science Degree Program. The selected candidate is expected to have responsibilities in teaching, research and service.
The MLIS Program at St. Catherine University is a mission-driven and student-centered program that works to empower people through information and technology for a more just, equitable, and compassionate world. Our students are prepared to be critical thinkers and leading information professionals who promote equity through access, use, evaluation, sharing, and creation of information. The MLIS program is the only ALA-accredited program in the state of Minnesota and has formed strong partnerships with area school libraries.
Based in the Twin Cities of St. Paul and Minneapolis, Minnesota, St. Kate’s is home to a diverse group of nearly 5,000 students in a wide array of disciplines and degree levels. At its heart, the legacy of its founders, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet (CSJs), informs every facet of the private Catholic University. Faculty and Staff evidence commitment to the values inspired by the Sisters, including those of community, spirituality, and social justice. We welcome, teach and mentor a diverse student population and support faculty and staff in their goals to create a culture of inclusive excellence
St. Catherine University is an equal opportunity employer. Our commitment to inclusion reflects the central value of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet to “love of neighbor without distinction” and provides a learning and working environment that is enriched by the diversity of all our members. Individuals of religious, racial, ethnic, gender identity, nation of origin, or disability groups that have traditionally had less representation in higher education are encouraged to apply. Should you need an interview accommodation please contact us at email@example.com or 651-690-6565.To Apply and Special/Other Requirements Summary
St. Catherine University seeks creative, adaptable faculty and staff who enjoy working in a university climate that promotes cultural diversity and multicultural understanding. Consistent with the university’s commitment to women, diversity and social justice, preference will be given to candidates who manifest these themes in their teaching, work, research and/or service.
To apply: Please go to the St. Catherine University employment site to electronically apply. Attach a cover letter, CV, and a statement of teaching interests. Candidates selected for an interview will need to provide three references. Official transcripts and successful background check will be required for employment. For information, contact Dr. Joyce Yukawa, Program Director (firstname.lastname@example.org). Review of applications will begin October 1, 2020 and the posting will close on October 23, 2020.
St. Catherine University
2004 Randolph Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55105
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- Cover Letter
- Curriculum Vitae
- Statement of Teaching Interests