Library Human Resources

Funk Library

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Graduate Hourly Position Announcement


Position Description: Life Sciences Division Graduate Hourly position (10 hours per week) available from August 16, 2014 through May 16, 2015.  

The Life Sciences Division Graduate Hourly assists the Life Sciences Division Coordinator in the Funk Library.  Duties may include any or all of the following: provide reference service (in-person, phone, and IM chat); assist with collection development; assist with planning and conducting instruction sessions; Create web resources; Maintain and update library websites; Assist with data collection/entry; Serve as the primary building supervisor; and other duties as assigned.


Required: Excellent written and oral communication skills.  Excellent computer skills.  Applicants should have formally applied and been accepted into the Graduate School of Library and Information Science (or be currently enrolled in GSLIS). Must be enrolled in GSLIS during Graduate Hourly appointment.

How to apply:

Follow application procedures for Graduate Hourly positions detailed at

Also send cover letter, resume, and references by e-mail only to: