Suzhou University of Science and Technology, Academy of Music
one of the leading music institutions in jiangsu province, china, is seeking to recruit distinguished musicians to join the faculty at the academy of music, which is based in suzhou china – an ancient city with 2,500 years history and known for its exquisite life and cultural legacy. the academy presents an ideal intellectual and musical environment with huge potential for achievement in china’s burgeoning arts arena.
Job announcement for Music Librarian
（One tenure-track vacancy）
with the increasing demand of classical music and the construction of many new and impressive theatres in china, suzhou university of science and technology, academy of music (sustam), founded in 1989, and now under the new leadership of dean christopher chen, is taking advantage of this new wave and seeks a dynamic and talented music librarian for a tenure-track position in sustam.
Responsibility will include:
to provide cataloguing for sustam library material;
10分赛车平台to provide reference instruction and information service to students, faculty, and staff;
to develop the music collection by selecting books, score, recordings, journals, and databases;
to update bibliographies, guides and collections as school need;
to participate in the development of sustam library website;
10分赛车平台to participate actively in the curriculum development process;
10分赛车平台to order or rent music needed by student performing ensemble;
10分赛车平台to serve on college committees and participate in college-wide activities;
10分赛车平台additional work may be assigned based on candidate’s strengths and school needs.
10分赛车平台in order to build a globally-engaged, twenty-first century library, and to offer students a thorough music education in a real-world context, the successful candidate need have excellent organizational and communication skills, s/he must have the ability to work well with diverse users and staff, and must possess a working knowledge of library date encoding standards (e.g. marc, marc21, aacr2, rda etc.).
a master degree in library science, library or the equivalent form an accredited university is required. a degree from a.l.a-accredited is desirable. experience working in a high energy, team-oriented library environment is preferred.
10分赛车平台english and chinese bilingual candidate are preferred, but being bilingual is not necessary.
compensation will be competitive and commensurate with qualification and experience.
Send the following material by email email@example.com
·a letter of application
10分赛车平台·official transcripts of university work sent directly to sustam
10分赛车平台·three letters of recommendation and contact information of references
·non-criminal record/ police clearance
10分赛车平台·other supporting material
10分赛车平台please also send a hard copy of the above materials to
10分赛车平台prof. christopher chen
academy of music
10分赛车平台suzhou university of science and technology
1 kerui road
gaoxin area, suzhou
jiangsu province, china
post code 215009
Start Date:August 2014
Application Deadline:10分赛车平台15 April 2014
Note:Please do not make phone calls. After you have successfully submitted material, you will get an auto-email reply. Once you have been selected as candidate, you will then be invited to Suzhou for a campus visit and interview.