Concordia University School of Law is seeking candidates for a Reference and Instruction Librarian, a full-time assistant professor position. Concordia Law seeks applications from candidates with excellent academic records and demonstrated potential for outstanding librarianship. Prior academic law library experience is preferred, and teaching experience is desirable. A J.D. from an ABA-accredited law school and a MLIS from an ALA-accredited library program are required. Salary, benefits, and research support will be nationally competitive.
The Librarian is responsible for providing essential library services, including reference, research, and circulation, to law faculty, staff, and students. In addition, the Librarian teaches courses, class sessions, or workshops associated with legal research and at least one other required course each academic year. The Librarian is also responsible for developing and publishing legal scholarship and for service to the law school, the legal profession, and the academic community.
Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, a Curriculum Vitae, contact information for three professional references, and a statement of faith through the Concordia University job portal (http://bit.ly/Ref_Librarian). Additional materials related to teaching excellence and samples of scholarly publications may be emailed to Julie Bell (email@example.com). Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Concordia University is a Lutheran institution and is therefore interested in candidates who will support its mission and values. Concordia University reserves the right to give preference in employment based upon religion in order to further the Lutheran objectives of the University and the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod.
Concordia University embraces and welcomes diversity in its faculty, student body, and staff; accordingly, the School of Law actively welcomes applications from persons who would add to the diversity of our academic community.
About Concordia University School of Law
Concordia University is a private, nonprofit Christian liberal arts university open to students of any faith. Nestled in the Pacific Northwest, Concordia University is committed to the dual purpose of preparing students for life and for a living. The Law School is located in the heart of Boise's legal community, within walking distance of Idaho's federal court, Supreme Court, State Capitol, and key law firms. And Boise is known for its high quality of life and lower cost of living. Concordia provides a challenging, yet supportive learning environment where spirited intellectual inquiry strengthens our commitment to justice, compassion and moral integrity. We respect diversity, and integrate faith into every aspect of learning, service, and life.