Brigham Young University invites applications for the Family History, Local History, and Microforms Librarian. This position works with students one-on-one and in a classroom setting to provide research assistance and instruction, connects regularly with teaching faculty, develops and manages subject-assigned collections, and actively engages in research and scholarship.
In addition, the Librarian administers the BYU Family History Library including management of 130 family history missionaries, oversight of the Family History computer lab and related technology, promotional activities at conferences and other venues, and collaboration with FamilySearch and the Family History Library in Salt Lake City.
This is a continuing faculty status track position (equivalent of tenure) in the Harold B. Lee Library at Brigham Young University. Benefits include support for research, presenting, and publishing along with vacation, insurance, retirement savings, and appreciation for work-life balance. BYU is located in Provo, Utah with easy access to a wide variety of recreational opportunities, sports and cultural events.
Brigham Young University (BYU) is a privately owned and operated university of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and preference is given to qualified candidates who are members in good standing of the affiliated church.
For complete job announcement and to apply go to: https://hrms.byu.edu/psc/ps/PUBLIC/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM.HRS_APP_SCHJOB.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST&Action=U&FOCUS=Employee&SiteId=70&JobOpeningId=63708&PostingSeq=1
Review of applications will begin June 19, 2017.