Job Posting: Senior Librarian at Fox Chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia

Good Morning,

I am recruiting an experienced librarian to join our team at Fox Chase Cancer Center.  If you enjoy working in a small team at an academic research-driven institution, this may be the place for you.  We are one of the first NCI-designated cancer centers in the United States. We strive to deliver personalized service and serve a population of approximately 1800 employees.  Our user population is comprised of scientists, physicians, nurses, fellows, graduate students and rotating residents and medical students from other Philadelphia institutions.  We are based in a lovely park-like campus in suburban northeast Philadelphia.  If interested, please apply online to the Fox Chase Cancer Center employee site  I will be happy to answer questions about the job.  Here is a brief summary:

Job Summary

The Senior Librarian assists the Director of Library Services in implementing, marketing, and evaluating library programs and services. This includes reference service, instruction, document delivery, cataloging, collection management, and providing support for library technologies. In the absence of the Director of Library Services acts as the representative for the department.


Masters Degree : in Library and Information Science (MLS, MSLS) from an ALA accredited program (Required)


5 Years experience working in an academic or health sciences library (Required)

General Experience in a supervisory role (Preferred)

General Experience and extensive knowledge with bibliographic management software EndNote (Preferred)

Beth A. Lewis, MLS
Director, Talbot Research Library & Media Services Fox Chase Cancer Center
333 Cottman Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19111

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