Posted 6:50 p.m. Friday, March 13, 2020

Discovery and Metadata Librarian (Assistant Professor)

Murphy Library at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse seeks an innovative and collaborative librarian to provide leadership in the areas of discovery and metadata. To create a successful user experience and foster student learning, the Discovery and Metadata Librarian oversees metadata and bibliographic control for all library collections and manages Murphy Library’s integrated library system, discovery service, and interlibrary loan service. This position also assists in reference, information literacy instruction, and collection development in assigned subjects. This is a 9-month, tenure-track faculty position in an environment that supports and encourages librarianship, scholarship, and service.

Salary and Rank: Competitive salary for a full-time, 9-month tenure track position at the rank of Assistant Professor. Partial summer contracts may also be available.

Projected Starting Date: August 31, 2020.

First consideration will be given to applications received by April 6, 2020.

Note: Electronic submission of application materials is required.  For additional information about this position and to apply, please visit

UW-La Crosse is an AA/EEO employer.  Employment will require a criminal background check.