The Federal University of Technology, Owerri was established in 1980 by the Federal Government of Nigeria. The University strives for excellence and is poised to becoming one of the best Universities of Technology in the world. The University is committed to the production of high level manpower, engaging in cutting edge research and community service for the achievement of national developmental goals and global relevance.
Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the post of University Librarian of the Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Imo State.
The University Librarian is responsible to the Vice-Chancellor for the day to day administration of the University Library and the coordination of the Library services in the University, He/she is also responsible for the short, medium and long term planning, administration and expansion of collections and services of the Library and their maintenance at a level to meet the teaching, research and all programmes of the University.
Qualifications and Experience
The candidate must be a Chartered Librarian and should also possess the following:
The candidate for the position is expected to be a person:
Salary and Conditions of Service
The appointment is for a period of five (5) years effective from the date of assumption of duty, and may be extended by one year subject to good performance. The salary is as applicable to similar positions in Federal Universities in Nigeria and as may be determined from time to time by the University Governing Council.
Applicants are requested to submit thirty (30) copies of detailed Curriculum Vitae in the following order:
In addition to stating the names and addresses of Referees, applicants should request each of their nominated Referees to send a Confidential Report on them to
Federal University of Technology,
With "Confidential Report" clearly marked on the envelope which must be sealed.
All applications and other correspondences should be forwarded in sealed envelopes directly to the Registrar and the "POST OF UNIVERSITY LIBRARIAN, FUTO" clearly marked on the envelope. Applications should reach the Registrar not later than six weeks from the date of this publication. Only the applications of shortlisted candidates will be acknowledged.