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Atkins Fellows Summer Program

The Atkins Fellows program is an eleven-week summer residential fellowship for students at the mid-point of their Library, Archives, or Information Science degree program. It is designed to provide each Fellow who participates with a work experience that is focused on professional-level tasks, with high level of independence and creativity, while also supporting Atkins Library's mission, goals, and initiatives. The six projects proposed for 2017 are in the areas of Public Services, Assessment and Analytics, Digital Image Processing, Technology Services, Born-Digital University Records, and Electronic Resource Management. Participants in this program will receive a $6,000 stipend, paid at an hourly rate ($13.64/hour, for eleven weeks of forty hours per week).

More information can be found at https://library.uncc.edu/atkinsfellows

Details:
Granting body
Number available
6
Type of assistance
Subject
Archives
Assessment and Evaluation
Collection Development
Digitization
Electronic Resources
Emerging Technologies
Metadata
Organizational Change
Preservation
Public Services
Special Collections
Technology
Type of library
Academic
Website https://library.uncc.edu/atkinsfellows
Educational Program Level
Deadline to applyApplications submitted by Tuesday, February 21 will receive first consideration. Positions will remain open until filled.
RenewableNo
CityCharlotte
State (US/CA)North Carolina
CountryUnited States
Academic and Other RequirementsAll applications must be submitted through the UNCC Jobs Site: https://jobs.uncc.edu/ Applicants must have completed 24 credits (or two full semesters of work) toward a Master’s in Library and Information Science from an ALA-accredited program. Applicants will need to upload a resume, cover letter and unofficial transcripts with their application.

Contact information:
Amanda Binder
UNC Charlotte
abinder3@uncc.edu