Academic Personnel

Librarian Emeritus


Appointment Details


  • Title: Librarian Emeritus
  • Service Period: 12 months
  • Limitations on Appointment: The emeritus appointment may be recommended by the University Libraries for a retired librarian whose professional performance and achievements have been meritorious. The normal criteria for appointment with the emeritus title are at least ten years of prior service as a member of the University Libraries and achievement of the rank of Librarian or Associate Librarian
  • Length of Appointment: This is a lifelong appointment
  • Eligible for Tenure: No
  • Voting Rights: No
  • Salary requirements: Salary will remain at rate held on retirement date unless a mandated cost-of-living increase takes place.
  • Full-time/Part-time: Both
  • Promotable title: No
  • Competitive Recruitment Required: No
  • Required Approvals:
    • Provost
    • Dean of University Libraries

New Appointment Details


  • Educational Requirements: See Librarian
  • Documentation Required:
    • Dean’s letter to Provost

Note: Documentation addressing FTE and length of paid appointment must be uploaded to Workday anytime an emeritus faculty returns to work and is put into paid status.


Termination Details