The Obafemi Awolowo University is a comprehensive public institution established in 1962 as The University of Ife. The University is situated on a vast expanse of land totalling 11,861 hectares in Ile-Ife, Osun State, Southwest of Nigeria.

Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:

Job Title: Principal Library Officer

Location: Ile-Ife, Osun
Department: Library

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Qualifications and Experience

  • Candidates applying for the post of Principal Library Officer must possess OND/HND or Bachelor’s Degree in Library and Information Science from a reputable institution with at least 12 years’ experience in a relevant academic Library.
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Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates are required to submit 25 copies of their Applications and up-to-date Curriculum Vitae giving the following information in order as listed below:

  • Full Name (Surname first in capital letters).
  • Post Applied for (State the Department/Unit)
  • Date and place of birth (attach birth certificate/sworn affidavit).
  • Nationality.
  • State of Origin, Senatorial District and Local Government Area (if a Nigerian)
  • Permanent Home Address.
  • Current Postal Address / including G.S.M. Telephone number and E-mail Address.
  • Marital Status.
  • Number of Children and their Ages.
  • Institutions attended with dates.
  • Academic/Professional qualifications and distinctions obtained with dates (attach copies of credentials).
  • Work Experience with dates.
  • Present Employment, Status and Salary (if any).
  • Research interests and activities
  • Conferences / courses attended (state titles of papers presented if any).
  • Professional accomplishment.
  • Publications with date.
  • Service to national and international bodies.
  • Extra-Curricular Activities.
  • Any physical challenge?
  • Names and address of three (3) referees who must have been closely associated with Candidates’ academic/work experience.
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Applications and Curriculum Vitae of all interested candidates are to be forwarded to the address below:
The Registrar,
Ile-Ife – Osun State.

“For the attention of Director of Personnel Affairs”

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  • Candidates applying for this position are advised to request their referees to forward confidential reports on them directly to the Registrar. The reports should be duly marked “Confidential”.
  • Only the applications of short- listed candidates will be acknowledged.

Closing Date: 5th September, 2019.

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