The Oregon State University Libraries (OSUL) Diversity Scholars Program (DSP) is now recruiting for the program’s fourth Diversity Scholar (DS) for the 2020-2021 academic year. The DS 2020-2021 position is for a person of color who is enrolled in an online or distance learning library science master’s program – a program that is American Library Association accredited and within the United States – who plans to graduate in the spring or summer of 2021. The DS position is for one 9-month appointment, October 2020 – June 2021. The goal of this 0.5 FTE term-limited position is to provide mentorship, professional development opportunities, and first-hand experiences working in an academic library for an MLIS student. Diversity Scholars’ projects support strategic initiatives of the OSUL while providing concrete and innovative opportunities for the DS to interact with librarians from various departments as fully integrated members of the library faculty. The Diversity Scholar 2020-2021 position will be 100% remote.
Compensation: $11,500 for the 0.5 FTE 9-month appointment, 20 hours per week (600 hours total, October 2020 – June 2021); $2,500 for professional development; with benefits. Flexible scheduling available.
Position Description and Application Process: https://guides.library.oregonstate.edu/diversity-scholars-program/applynow