Pacific University — Health Sciences Student Success Librarian

Join a collaborative, creative, student-focused team in the Pacific University Libraries! We are currently seeking applicants for a new full-time, faculty position in the Libraries: Health Sciences Student Success Librarian. Working closely with our current Health Sciences Librarian and Student Success Librarian, this position will focus on providing holistic academic support for students in Pacific’s health professions programs.

The Health Sciences Student Success Librarian directly supports graduate and professional student academic success by providing instruction in the use of evidence-based information resources; guiding students through the research process; and ensuring meaningful peer education is available to assist students with studying and academic writing. In this work, the Health Sciences Student Success Librarian collaborates closely with the Health Sciences Librarian to develop and deliver instruction and research consultation services and with the Student Success Librarian to manage and supervise graduate-level peer tutors through the Libraries’ Center for Learning and Student Success (CLASS).

Applicants should have an MLS or equivalent from an ALA-accredited program, as well as experience in health sciences reference or instruction services, preferably in an academic library, and experience providing training for adult learners, providing instruction to post-secondary students, or equivalent activities.

Apply online now (priority consideration date is April 1, 2021) by uploading a current resume and cover letter at:

About the institution: Pacific University is a small but diverse learning community, where students thrive in a personal academic environment. Tracing its roots to 1849, when it was chartered as a school for orphans of the Oregon Trail, Pacific has long been devoted to making a difference in the world. Today, students study in a unique combination of undergraduate, graduate and professional programs in the liberal arts and sciences, business, education, health professions and optometry. Located in Oregon, Pacific serves a diverse population of more than 3,900 students, with campuses in Forest Grove, Hillsboro, Eugene and Woodburn. At Pacific University, students and faculty develop close, nurturing relationships that provide an extraordinary educational experience.