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Valdosta State University


Job Title: Assistant Professor of Library and Information Science
Contact Name: Wallace Koehler
Contact Title:Professor/Director
School/Program: MLIS Program
Institution: Valdosta State University
Address: 1500 N Patterson St, Valdosta GA 31698
Phone: 229 333 5966
Fax: 229 259 5055


Job Description

The primary focus of the program is to educate librarians for academic, public, and special libraries in Georgia.  The student body is dispersed across the state.  Faculty are heavily involved in distance education, including Web-based teaching.  Effective communication with non-resident students is expected.

Required Qualifications:

  1. Completed doctorate by appointment date in LIS or a related field.
  2. Teaching interest and research specialization in one of our four major program areas:  Technical Knowledge, Administration, Services in the Knowledge Society, and Resources for Clients. 
  3. Commitment to distance education, including Web-based teaching.

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Experience with Web-based teaching.
  2. Experience in reference and information services and their associated technologies in the physical and virtual information provision environments
  3. Teaching experience in computer-human interaction.

Application required through the online portal found at

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