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:¬†Appointment is always with provisional/non-continuing status and is for an initial period of three years. Sr. Assistant Librarians may apply for a renewal of their appointment for an additional, and final, three-year period after the second complete year of their initial three-year appointment.
  • Eligible for Tenure: No
  • Voting Rights: No
  • Earn types: REG, WOS
  • Salary Requirements: Must meet University minimum
  • Full Time/Part-time: Full Time
  • Promotable: Yes. ¬†Eligible for promotion to Associate Librarian.
  • 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:

Promotion Details


  • Promotions are done at the local level
  • Eligible for promotion to Associate Librarian after the second complete year of their initial three-year appointment as Senior Assistant Librarian.

Reappointment Details


  • Reappointments are done at the local level

Separation Details


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