Peru State College
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Professional Staff Employment Opportunities
Library Director



Start Date: Application review begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Salary: $70 - $80,000, depending on qualifications and experience. Excellent benefits.

Graduate degree required, preferably in Library/Information Science from ALA-accredited institution, Doctorate preferred. Minimum of five years directly related experience, preferably to include administrative experience in a library.  Strong understanding of information literacy and related technologies required. Must possess excellent management, budgeting, and communication skills, as well as a proven customer service orientation. Demonstrated administrative ability and ability to analyze library services in relation to the needs of a wide group of constituencies. Higher education or 9-12 instructional experience preferred.


Directs all operations and activities of the Library and provides leadership for the Library as a center of support for teaching, learning and scholarship. Will plan and implement user-services initiatives supporting an active information-literacy program with strong electronic-resources emphasis for on-campus and extended-learning students and faculty. Will strengthen traditional resources and develop new resources in electronic media and technology. In a hands-on leadership capacity, will create an inviting and welcoming environment conducive to learning, free exchange of ideas, excellence in service and commitment to learning.



Employment Application (pdf)


Send the following:

  1. the completed application
  2. letter of interest
  3. resume clearly showing education, work background and years of experience
  4. contact information for 3 current references (name, address, telephone number and email)


Human Resources

Peru State College

PO Box 10

Peru, NE 68421-0010.


GENERAL INFORMATION: PSC’s “Campus of a Thousand Oaks,” an arboretum campus, is nestled in historic southeast Nebraska. The state’s first and fastest-growing college, Peru State offers a unique mix of innovative online and traditional classroom undergraduate and graduate programs, including online graduate degrees in education and organizational management. PSC is a member institution of the Nebraska State College System. For more information, visit or call 1-800-742-4412.

Peru State College is an equal opportunity institution.  PSC does not discriminate against any student, employee orapplicant on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, or age in employment and education opportunities, including but not limited to admission decisions.  The College has designated an individual to coordinate the College’s nondiscrimination efforts to comply with regulations implementing Title VI, VII, IX, and Section 504.  Inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies and practices may be directed to Eulanda Cade, Director of Human Resources, Title VI, VII, IX Compliance Coordinator, Peru State College, PO Box 10, Peru, NE 68421-0010, (402) 872-2230.