Professional Career Opportunities at:
- University of Toledo;
- University of Notre Dame;
- University of Wisconsin – Madison Space Science and Engineering Center;
- Castleton University, VT;
- Western State Colorado University;
- University of Michigan Press (division of the University of Michigan Library);
- Colorado State University Libraries – Fort Collins;
- Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries in Illinois (CARLI)/University of Illinois – Champaign;
- Technology Librarian – Champlain College, VT;
- Adelphi University, NY;
- University of Wyoming (Search Extended);
- DePaul University;
- University of Texas Libraries – Austin, (2 positions);
“The University of Toledo invites applications for a Collection Management Librarian. This is a full-time, tenure track faculty position with initial appointment at the Assistant Professor rank. The Collection Development Librarian will oversee all aspects of developing and maintaining the libraries’ collections (excluding special collections) at the scope and caliber that best support the University’s mission and academic programs. Requirements include: a Master’s Degree in Library/Information Science from an ALA-accredited program and 5 years of progressively responsible professional experience in collection development and maintenance in an academic or research library. Minimum salary: $60,000…”
“The Hesburgh Libraries at the University of Notre Dame seeks a … professional for the position of Program Director for Collection Strategies and Subject Services.
The director leads, shapes, and transforms the mission of the program, which currently includes 19 subject librarians organized into three units representing academic programs in STEM, Business, Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Area Studies. Additionally, there are currently 13 affiliated, part-time subject specialists, whose primary positions are in other library programs. The director will have an opportunity to optimize both the program structure and the roles of individual contributors in order to position the libraries to meet the changing demands of scholarship and research…”
This position reports to the Scientific Communications Director and will support the library’s mission by providing access to traditional and digital collections through original and complex cataloging, assist in building archival collections, metadata creation, web site development, provide research and academic program support.
Castleton University seeks an … candidate for the tenure-track faculty position, Director of Library Services, beginning August 2016.
The Library Director is a twelve-month, tenure-track faculty position reporting to the Chief Academic Officer, and serving on the Library Council for the Vermont State Colleges system. The Director provides leadership for all Castleton library operations including staffing, resource allocation, instruction, and evaluation and development of library staff, resources and services.
Castleton is seeking a … leader with a capacity to appreciate the special nature of our relationship-based institution in the heart of Vermont and its role in the community, as well as an ability to guide the library in expanding its service to a growing comprehensive-master’s university…”
Western State Colorado University seeks a full time director for the Leslie J. Savage Library. Savage Library, with a collection of over 250,000 titles and access to over 70,000 e-books and 60 electronic journal databases, provides information, resources, and services designed to advance the intellectual and personal development of members of the University community.
Responsibilities: The Director of Library Services provides collaborative leadership, working with library staff, campus administrators, faculty, and students to advance the library’s role as an integral part of the University. The director is responsible for the overall administration of library operations, including facility and resource management, budget, supervision of staff, and planning in line with the University’s mission and strategic initiatives. The Director of Library Services reports to the Associate Vice-President for Academic Affairs…”
- Senior Acquiring Editor for Political and Social Science – University of Michigan Press (division of the University of Michigan Library)
…As a key member of the acquiring team, the Senior Editor will be responsible for the ongoing growth and development of the University of Michigan Press’ book lists in political science, governance, and law, in addition to seeking opportunities to expand into other social science disciplines. The Senior Editor will commission, select, and evaluate manuscripts to cultivate an intellectually robust and sustainable program of projects for scholars, students, and professionals in these fields. The editor will be expected to sign 20 to 25 new books annually, in keeping with signing goals set each year. The editor will work closely with other departments to manage projects from acquisition to publication, including Michigan Publishing Services and Deep Blue…”
“Colorado State University Libraries seeks a Data Management Specialist to guide the implementation of data management and curation services at CSU. The position promotes awareness of resources and services among faculty and students through outreach activities, and works closely with campus and CSU Libraries units to ensure that acquired data resources are discoverable and accessible…”
- Senior Director – Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries in Illinois (CARLI)/University of Illinois – Champaign
The University of Illinois seeks a Senior Director to provide leadership and direction for the Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries in Illinois, CARLI, an academic and research library consortium that provides essential infrastructure and services to 129 member institutions located throughout the state of Illinois (www.carli.illinois.edu). The Senior Director provides dynamic, experienced executive leadership for academic/research libraries, builds on the deep history and tradition of library cooperation in Illinois, extends the rich information resources, and enhances the skill and dedication of information professionals across the state. The Senior Director is responsible for sustaining CARLI as a vital consortium that is a national leader in library resource sharing and the application and development of information services.
Champlain College seeks an … librarian to join their award-winning library team to provide high quality academic library services in an innovative setting. This position provides administration, support and enhancement of a variety of library technology infrastructure, including the library management system (currently III Millennium), electronic resources, library website, link resolver, and proxy server. With Champlain’s primarily online collection, the individual in this position is concerned with ensuring reliable access to information including troubleshooting and maintaining e-resources. They will oversee processes to provide seamless access to our print collections. S/he maintains and develops the library’s website content. The Access & Technology Librarian will also maintain relevant training and documentation of processes for library staff…”
“Reporting to the Dean of Libraries, and working in close collaboration with the Associate Dean for Digital Initiatives and Automated Services, the Catalog and Metadata Strategies Librarian will be responsible for the organization and bibliographic control of library materials and scholarly publishing in all formats to facilitate discovery and access by all users and will provide leadership and direction in metadata and metadata practices in cooperation with a wide range of stakeholders, within the library and across the university. For more details, click here…”
“The University of Wyoming seeks applicants for a Scholarly Communication Librarian to join our growing Digital Collections office. The successful candidate will provide energetic leadership for scholarly communication initiatives and will manage the institutional repository (IR)…”
“We are currently recruiting for a Data Services & Government Information Services Librarian to join the DePaul University Library. The successful candidate will join a library that has recently become one of the first FDLP “digital depositories” (http://bit.ly/1Sj1Oxr), as well as one that has made a commitment to supporting DePaul’s rapidly-expanding programs in Data Science (http://bit.ly/1Y4Cm2x).
Both data services and government information services are areas of strategic interest and potential growth at DePaul, and this will be an extraordinary opportunity for a librarian with expertise and initiative to make a mark on service program in our library, and to work with campus and community partners to show how the library contributes to the strategic goals of the institution…”
“The University of Texas Libraries seeks two (2) Science Librarians to provide innovative research and instructional support services to the College of Natural Sciences and the broader academic community, the Biosciences Librarian, with a focus in the biological sciences, and the Physical Sciences and Mathematics Librarian, with a focus in physics, astronomy, mathematics, and related interdisciplinary areas
The Science Librarian for Biosciences and Science Librarian for Physical Sciences and Mathematics are members of the STEM Liaison Team and report to the team leader. Active participation in UT Libraries committee and project team efforts, wider campus initiatives, relevant professional organizations, and professional development activities is expected…”