Head of Library Liaison Services | Illinois State University Milner Library

Posted on Jul 8, 2024

Illinois State University Milner Library seeks an innovative, collaborative, and knowledgeable professional for a 12-month tenure-track faculty position as Head of Library Liaison Services. This position is responsible for supervising Milner Library liaison librarians and coordinating their activities. For more information and to apply please use the link:

Head of Library Liaison Services (illinoisstate.edu) (posting #518991)


Required Qualifications

  • Master’s degree from ALA-accredited graduate program or ALA-recognized international equivalent
  • At least five years of professional librarianship experience
  • At least three years of experience as a librarian with one or more assigned liaison responsibilities
  • Demonstrated experience with reference/research services and library instruction
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively (verbal, written, and public presentations) with stakeholders, including undergraduate and graduate students, faculty, staff, and community members who use the library
  • Demonstrated success applying existing and emerging technologies to support library public services
  • Knowledge of relevant trends in higher education and library liaison services
  • Evidence of strong commitment to inclusion, diversity, equity, and access
  • Demonstrated knowledge with the tenure and promotion process
  • Potential to meet university requirement for tenure, including scholarly or creative activities and service

Preferred Qualifications

  • Demonstrated supervisory experience of subject specialist library faculty members with liaison responsibilities
  • Demonstrated success with the practice of embedded librarianship
  • Demonstrated success with research consultation models
  • Demonstrated experience with methods of assessment and evaluation of library liaison services and activities


Annual salary range starts at $85,000 and is commensurate with experience.


Illinois State University Milner Library
201 N. School St.
Normal, IL 61790
United States

How to apply

For more information and to apply please use the link:

Head of Library Liaison Services (illinoisstate.edu) (posting #518991)

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