Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the post of University Librarian in Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko, a post which will become vacant by April, 2015
The University Librarian is a Principal Officer and Head of the University Library responsible to the Vice Chancellor for the administration of the University Library and co-ordination of Library services in the University.
A good Honours degree with at least Second Class (Lower Division) plus MLS/MLIS and Ph.D in library Science or Library and Information Science and must have at least fifteen (15) years cognate experience in an academic or research Library, five (5) of which must have been spent as Deputy Librarian. He or She must be computer literate and must have evidence of substantial contribution to knowledge through research and scholarly publications in reputable journals and other verifiable outlets.
Interested candidates should submit 25 copies of their applications and Curriculum Vitae accompanied with photocopies of their certificates and relevant credentials. Detailed curriculum Vitae should include:
i. Full Names (Surname first)
ii. Place and Date of Birth
iii. State of Origin/Local Government of Origin.
iv. Permanent Home Address
v. Current Contact Address
vii. Marital Status
viii. Number and Ages of Children
ix. Name and Address of Next of Kin
x. Educational Institutions attended with Dates
xi. Academic/Professional Qualifications obtained with Dates
xii. list of Scholarly Publications.
xiii. Statement of Experience including full details of Former and Present employment indicating current salary
xiv. Names and Addresses of three (3) Referees who are competent to attest to their academic/professional and personal abilities
Candidates should requesttheir Referees to forward their reports directly to the University. Applications and Referees/Reports should be forwarded to:
Adekunle Ajasin University,
Only shortlisted applicants shall be acknowledged.