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Instruction/Clinical Librarian - Texas A&M University, Houston Campus

Location: USA - TX - Houston

Texas A&M University Libraries seeks a creative, collaborative, and dynamic medical librarian to join the Texas A&M University Libraries as Instruction/Clinical Librarian for the Texas A&M University Health (TAMU Health) Houston Campus. We are hiring one individual for a full- time position with an 11-month academic appointment. This is an open-track faculty search, allowing applicants to indicate a preference for either a tenure-track/tenured position with research and service expectations or a non-tenure track position with professional service expectations. Applicants will be considered for the faculty titles of Tenure-Track/Tenured Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Professor or for Academic Professional Track - Instructional Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Professor, depending on qualifications.

Reporting to the University Libraries Dean through the Associate Dean for the Medical Sciences Library (MSL), the Instruction/Clinical Librarian—Houston Campus will provide a broad range of support for students, faculty, and researchers in the College of Medicine (COM) located on TAMU Health’s Houston campus. This position serves as a liaison to the COM programs in Houston, including the newly established EnMed program designed to graduate “physicianeers” who will earn medical doctorates and master of engineering degrees. The successful candidate will be responsible for creating and delivering instruction—particularly in evidence-based practice—and for providing reference and searching services, overseeing library space, collaborating on faculty and medical education teams, and participating in clerkship activities as a clinical librarian in clerkship locations in the greater Houston area. The successful candidate’s primary office location will be at our MSL site in the Texas A&M Innovation Plaza, with opportunities to work virtually and in person at clerkship sites within the Texas Medical Center and greater Houston area. This position is a solo, embedded medical librarian, with strong communications and support from the main MSL location in College Station and from the MSL’s Regional Services Coordinator.

Application instructions:

To apply for the Academic Professional Track - Instructional position:
For the Tenured/Tenure Track position:

Applications must be received by January 7, 2022 for consideration. Interviews will be held in late January/early February. Applications should include a letter of application, current complete vita, and contact information for 3 professional references. Please direct questions to Aimee Upton at [email protected]