Jobs at Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University

Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi - Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the post of University Librarian which will become vacant soon, in the institution


    The University Librarian will be responsible to the Vice-Chancellor for the administration of the University Library and the Co-ordination of the Library services in the University and its campuses, colleges, faculties, schools, departments, institutes, and other teaching and research units.


    Candidates should possess a Masters degree in Library Science/Library & Information Science with at least 15 years cognate experience in University librarianship, Ph. D in the relevant fields will be of an added advantage.
    An applicant should not be below the rank of Deputy Librarian.
    Candidates should show evidence of scholarly publications in reputable journals and ability to initiate, undertake and supervise research, as well as considerable professional and administrative experience to run the library of a University of Technology.

Conditions of Services

    The appointment is for a single term of five years. Salaries and other conditions of service shall be as provided for University Librarians of Federal Universities by the Federal Government of Nigeria and the Governing Council of the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi.
Method of Application

Applicants who fulfill the requirements shall forward to the Registrar, 30 copies of their application and curriculum vitae which should include the following:

    Full Name
    Date of Birth
    Place of Birth
    State of Origin
    Marital Status
    Number of Children with names and ages
    Permanent Home Address (Not P.O. Box or P.M.B)
    Current Postal Address
    E-mail Address and G.S.M. Number Institutions attended with dates
    Academic and Professional Qualifications with dates
    List of publications with detailed titles, publisher, and dates
    Honours, Distinctions, and Membership of Professional Societies
    Working Experience with dates
    Present employment, salary, status, and dates
    Extra Curricular Activities
    Names and Addresses of three (3) referees (two of whom must be Professionals in University librarianship)

Application and Curriculum vitae should be forwarded in sealed envelop, marked “Application for the post of University Librarian” to:

The Registrar,
Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University,
P.M.B. 0248 Bauchi,
Bauchi State. Location: Bauchi
Experience: 15 year(s)
Course of Study:
Required Grade: Not Specified