Senior Assistant Librarian


Appointment Details


  • Title: Senior Assistant Librarian
  • Job Class Code: 0408
  • Service Period: 12 months
  • Limitations on Appointment: Must be appointed through University Libraries
  • Length of Appointment Term: The initial appointment is for a three-year term. The Senior Assistant Librarian may apply for renewal of their appointment for an additional, and final, three-year period. Mandatory review for promotion must be made during the last year of the second appointment term
  • Eligible for Tenure: No
  • Voting Rights: No
  • Earn types: REG, WOS, TPS, E/C, S/L, LWO, MLP, ADS
  • Salary Requirements: Must meet University minimum
  • Full Time/Part-time:┬áBoth
  • Promotable: Yes
  • Competitive Recruitment Required: Yes
  • Required Approvals: no AHR approval required prior to OPUS entry

New Appointment Details


  • Educational Requirements: Usually requires a Graduate degree from a program accredited by the American Library Association or an equivalent graduate library science/information studies degree
  • Documentation Required:
    • Dean’s Letter to Provost
    • CV/Resume
    • UW Biography Form
    • Offer Letter
    • Position Description
    • Recommendations on Rank/Status
    • Letters of Recommendation (3 preferred, 1 is mandatory)
    • AHR Ad Approval Notice
    • Applicant Flow Confirmation Page

Promotion Details


  • Promotions are done at the local level

Reappointment Details


  • Reappointments are done at the local level

Separation Details


  • Emeritus Eligibility: No
  • Separation action needs to be entered in OPUS