[mla-nynj] Job Opportunity (extended): Stony Brook University- Health Science Librarian

Michael Huang michael.b.huang at stonybrook.edu
Wed Apr 5 15:24:08 UTC 2017


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*Campus Description:* Stony Brook University, home to many highly ranked
graduate research programs, is located 60 miles from New York City on Long
Island's scenic North Shore. Our 1,100-acre campus is home to 24,000
undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students and more than 13,500 faculty
and staff. SBU is a comprehensive research-intensive university and a
member of the prestigious Association of American Universities (AAU), which
includes 34 public universities among its 62 members. SBU consists of 12
schools and colleges and a teaching hospital that provides state-of-the-art
healthcare in the Long Island region. SBU also manages and performs joint
research with Brookhaven National Laboratory, the only Department of Energy
Laboratory in the Northeast, and shares doctoral programs with Cold Spring
Harbor Laboratory, a world-renowned molecular biology institute. Home to
the Emerson String Quartet, the Pollock-Krasner House in East Hampton, New
York, the Humanities Institute, and the Southampton Arts Program, and with
endeavors that extend to the Turkana Basin Institute in Kenya and the
Ranomafana National Park in Madagascar, SBU sustains an international
reputation that cuts across the arts, humanities, social sciences, and
natural sciences.

Stony Brook Libraries are known for a wide-range of print and digital
resources and world-renowned special collections. The Stony Brook Libraries
belong to the Association of Research Libraries (ARL), with a Health
Sciences Center Library that is a member of the Association of Academic
Health Sciences Libraries. The Libraries are engaged in an ambitious and
dynamic strategic planning (2015-2018). The collection exceeds 2 million
volumes, including e-books, print and electronic holdings of scholarly
journal subscriptions, microforms, music recordings, and a sizable map
collection. The SBU Libraries include 6 distinct facilities, including
Melville Library, Marine and Atmospheric Sciences, Chemistry, Math/Physics,
Southampton and Health Sciences Libraries, and SUNY Korea-SBU campus. The
University’s Libraries stand as the largest academic research library on
Long Island, serving as a resource in the local community, state-wide, and
nationally and internationally. The Libraries maintain memberships and
affiliations in arXiv, Association of Research Libraries, SPARC, Center for
Research Libraries, SUNY Connect, DuraSpace (as a SUNY member) the Council
on Library and Information Resources, Digital Library Federation, Coalition
of Networked Information, EDUCAUSE, Inter-university Consortium for
Political and Social Research, Roper Center, OCLC Research Library
Partnership, and ORCID through the National Network of the National
Libraries of Medicine. The Libraries utilize Ex Libris’ Aleph for its
integrated library system and have recently deployed EBSCO’s Discovery
Service, DSpace, Content DM, and Omeka, are used for managing digital
assets and a growing Institutional Repository.

*Descriptive Title:* Health Science Librarian * REF#:* F-9730-16-12
*Budget Title:* Senior Assistant Librarian/Associate Librarian * Faculty
Position*
*Department:* Library * Campus:* Stony Brook West Campus/HSC
* Salary:* Commensurate with experience
*Required Qualifications:* ALA accredited Master degree of
Library/Information sciences. Master's degree in a science or health
sciences related field. Two or more years of experience as a full-time
science or health science librarian in a higher education institution.
Excellent communication skills.

*Preferred Qualifications:* Experience with evidence-based practice
instruction, journal club or grand rounds. Evidence of grant and
publication ability. Demonstrated ability to work collegially and
cooperative with others in a team environment.

*Responsibilities & Requirements:* The Health Science Librarian will be
responsible for the following:

   - Explore and develop new methods for supporting biomedical research at
   Stony Brook University and to create and support collaborative departments
   within the University.
   - Promote the ongoing development of the clinical medicine and
   biomedical sciences collections.
   - Explore and develop new methods for supporting biomedical research at
   Stony Brook University and to create and support collaborative departments
   within the University.
   - Provide research support through consultation, training, current
   awareness, and service development. Build relationships with bench
   researchers and clinicians through effective participation in clinical
   librarian and other informational programs.
   - Served as the liaison to programs in biomedical research,
   bioinformatics, neurobiology, clinical medicine, bioengineering, and
   medical translational sciences.
   - Work directly with faculty on systematic reviews, grant applications,
   and special projects/presentations.
   - Assist research faculty in developing interdisciplinary collections,
   promote collaborative research for the Health Science and Life Science
   departments, assist faculty with curation of data sets for the Stony Brook
   research enterprise and Institutional Repository.
   - Promote the ongoing development of the clinical medicine and
   biomedical sciences collections.


*Special Notes:* This is a tenure track position. FLSA Exempt position, not
eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Internal and external
search to occur simultaneously. Anticipated Start Date: as soon as
possible. Stony Brook University is 100% tobacco-free as of January 1,
2016. See our policy and learn more at *stonybrook.edu/tobaccofree*
<http://www.stonybrook.edu/tobaccofree>. Applications will be accepted
until the position is filled. However, to guarantee consideration, please
apply by 05/04/2017.

The selected candidate must successfully clear a background investigation.

*Application Procedure:* Those interested in this position should
submit a *State
Employment Application*
<https://www.asa.stonybrook.edu/asa/ASAForms/Department/HRS/Document/HRSF0113>,
cover letter and resume/CV to:

Pamela DiPasquale
University Libraries Personnel
Melville Library, Room S1403B
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-3300
Fax# 631-632-7116 <(631)%20632-7116>
E-mail: *Library_BL_F97301612 at stonybrook.edu
<Library_BL_F97301612 at stonybrook.edu>*


Applications for this position must be received, as specified in the
Application Procedure Section, no later than 5:00 PM Eastern Time on
*07/04/2017*, unless specifically noted otherwise in the Special Notes
Section.

STONY BROOK UNIVERSITY IS AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.
WE ENCOURAGE PROTECTED VETERANS, INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES, WOMEN AND
MINORITIES TO APPLY.
IF YOU NEED A DISABILITY-RELATED ACCOMMODATION, PLEASE CALL THE UNIVERSITY
HUMAN RESOURCE SERVICES DEPARTMENT AT (631) 632-6161 OR THE UNIVERSITY
HOSPITAL HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT AT (631) 444-4700.
IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE TITLE II CRIME AWARENESS AND SECURITY ACT, A COPY OF
OUR CRIME STATISTICS IS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST BY CALLING (631) 632-6350.
IT CAN ALSO BE VIEWED ON-LINE AT THE UNIVERSITY POLICE WEBSITE AT
http://www.stonybrook.edu/police

*Job Category:* A) Faculty and Librarian Positions.
*Posting Date:* 01/05/2017

*Additional Categories:*


-- 
Michael Bailou Huang, MLS, MEd, MSAc, LAc
Coordinator, Office of Global Library Initiatives
<http://library.stonybrook.edu/about-us/global-library-initiatives/>
Librarian, Health Sciences Library
Health Sciences Tower, Level 3, Room 136
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-8034
Tel.: 631.444.3794 Mobile: 631.786.7023 Fax: 631.444.6649

CALA Representative to the Library Society of China (2016-2019)
IFLA Health and Biosciences Libraries Section Standing Committee Member (
2015-2019) <http://www.ifla.org/standing-committee/28>
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