Job Announcement

TITLE: University Librarian


SUMMARY OF POSITION: The purpose of this position is to provide face-to-face and distance reference services, manage library student workers, provide oversight of circulation policies and procedures, and to promote library resources and services.

REPORTING RELATIONSHIP: This position reports to the Head of Library Operations






COMPENSATION: Includes a salary of $38,000 - $42,000 commensurate with qualifications and experience. And a comprehensive fringe benefit package, including employer-paid full-family coverage health insurance, TIAA retirement, tuition waiver benefits and much more.


LOCATION: Dickinson, ND


STARTING DATE: As soon as possible





This job announcement is not intended, and should not be construed, to be a complete list of all responsibilities, duties, skills, efforts, or working conditions associated with the job. It is intended to be an accurate reflection of those principal job elements essential to making fair pay decisions and determining job performance.



Band:                           3000 Professional

Sub Band:                     3405 Educational Services Professional

Term:                           12 months

Status:                          Full-time (100%), benefitted, exempt (from FLSA overtime)


APPLICATION INFORMATION: Applications received by June 14, 2018 will be given first consideration. The position will remain open until filled.


Complete the online application at, then upload a cover letter specifically addressing the above minimum and preferred qualifications, a current resume and copies of graduate transcripts (preferred) by the date stated above. Official Graduate Transcripts will be required upon hire.


For more information about the position, contact the direct supervisor at 1-800-279-4295 ext. 2135 or


For more information or assistance contact: Human Resources  (701) 483-2476



DICKINSON STATE UNIVERSITY is a regional four-year institution within the North Dakota University System. The university’s mission is to provide high quality, accessible programs; to promote excellence in teaching and learning; to support scholarly and creative activities; and to provide service relevant to the economy, health, and quality of life for the citizens of the state of North Dakota. For more information about Dickinson State University please visit and watch this video.


As an employer, the State of North Dakota prohibits smoking in all places of state employment in accordance with N.D.C.C. 23-12-10.


Dickinson State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action institution that does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, information protected by the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act (“GINA”) or disability in its admissions, student aid, employment practices, educational programs or other related activities. Dickinson State University complies with the provisions of the North Dakota Human Rights Act.