University Librarian at Umaru Musa Yar’adua University

Umaru Musa Yar’adua University, Katsina was established by the Katsina State Law No 7 of 2006 as amended by Law No. 2 of 2009. Umaru Musa Yar’adua University aspires to be one of the best Universities in Nigeria with an established reputation for high-quality teaching and research and innovative learning delivery techniques and to be in full harmony with its host community as the formulator of its hopes and aspirations and the promoter of its core cultural and spiritual values.

The Management of Umaru Musa Yar’adua University, Katsina on behalf of the Governing Council, is hereby soliciting for applications from suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:

Job Title: University Librarian

Location: Katsina

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates are required to submit completed and endorsed University employment form (which is to be acquired in the Bursary Department) with ten (10) copies of detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV) along with the vision for the position, providing information on the following:

  • Full Name
  • Place and Date of Birth
  • Home Address
  • Sex
  • Nationality
  • Marital Status
  • Permanent Home Address
  • e-mail and Phone Numbers
  • Degrees (including dates/class and institutions) and/or any other qualifications and distinctions (Photocopies of Certificates to be attached)
  • Statement of Experience Including full Details of Former and Present Posts
  • List of Publications
  • Current Research
  • Other Activities Outside Current Employment
  • Extra-Curricular Activities
  • Proposed Date of Availability for Duties, if Appointed
  • Any Other Relevant Information.

The candidate should also state in clear terms in not more than 500 words, his / her vision for the University in the next five years with particular reference to administration, control and innovations of its Library System.

In addition to stating the names and addresses of three (3) referees, applicants should request their referees to forward references on their behalf directly to the address below.

All Applications are to be submitted under confidential cover with envelop marked “Post of University Librarian, UMYU” addressed to:

The Registrar and Secretary to Council,

2nd Floor, Engr. Musa Daji Abdullahi Senate Building,

Umaru Musa Yar’adua University,

Katsina, Nigeria.

Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.