The Aga Khan University is a pioneering institution of higher education whose mission is to improve the quality of life in the developing world and beyond, through world-class teaching, research and healthcare delivery. AKU educates students for local and global leadership from campuses and teaching hospitals in six countries, primarily in Asia and Africa. Aga Khan University generates new knowledge to solve problems that affect millions of people, especially the most vulnerable. The University is a private, not-for-profit institution and part of the Aga Khan Development Network.
The Aga Khan University is looking to hire a Senior Librarian who will be responsible for the day-to-day running of library services at the AKU Tanzania libraries, including the School of Nursing and Midwifery (SONAM) Library, Institute of Educational Development (IED) and Post Graduate in Medical Education (PGME) library for coordinating the acquisition, organization, dissemination and exploitation of information resources appropriate to the faculty, students and staff of AKU; and to effectively support the teaching, learning and research objectives of the university. In addition, to manage the library services and supervise staff for effective library service delivery.