ATG Job Bank 7/18/17

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Professional Career Opportunities

The Harvey Cushing/John Hay Whitney Medical Library at Yale University seeks a Collection Development and Scholarly Communication Librarian to provide leadership in collection development and scholarly communication activities. This detail-orientated, collaborative individual will be responsible for license and price negotiation, vendor relations, collection analysis and assessment, budget management, trouble-shooting e-resource access, and will serve as the in-house expert for staff and users on open access, alternative publishing models, and other issues related to scholarly information…”

“Utah State University’s Merrill-Cazier Library seeks a … Associate Dean to lead the division encompassing instruction services, collection management, and patron services. The primary responsibilities of the position are to provide leadership within the division as well as the broader University Libraries’ and the campus’ strategic plans and goals. The incumbent will report to the Dean of Libraries and directly supervise three unit heads: Patron Services, Collections Management & Resource Sharing, and Learning & Engagement Services. The Associate Dean will be a member of the Libraries’ Executive Council, the senior leadership, policy and management team…”

“The University of Michigan Law Library seeks a Serials & Collection Management Librarian to join our highly engaged and collaborative team of librarians dedicated to building and preserving one of the most comprehensive law library collections in the country. This opportunity is an excellent one for librarians interested in developing or strengthening their management and administrative skills…”

“…Reporting to the Dean of University Libraries and the Assistant Vice President for University Relations, the Director of Strategic Communications will plan, execute, and evaluate a comprehensive communications and marketing program for University Libraries at Virginia Tech and align those activities with university-wide communications, marketing and branding initiatives….”

“The University of Miami Libraries seeks applications for an … professional for the position of Cataloging & Metadata Librarian (Database Management Specialist). Reporting to the Head of Metadata & Discovery Services, this position will focus on the creation, maintenance, and enhancement of metadata across multiple discovery platforms and library systems…”

“…We are looking for a manager to lead the Resource Sharing & Collection Maintenance teams. As the supervisor you will: support, develop, and mentor an amazing staff; provide leadership in evaluating, recommending, and implementing new Interlibrary Loan technologies and service models in resource sharing and collection maintenance; maintain, customize, and troubleshoot software; and ensure access to and maintenance of the physical collection. You will be working collaboratively with other libraries, consortial groups (such as Orbis Cascade Alliance and Greater Western Library Alliance), vendors, and, most importantly, patrons…”

“The Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) University Library ( seeks a … librarian to join our forward-thinking team.  Our organization values innovation, team work, and diversity of experience.  As one of three Humanities Librarians, this position will in part be subject liaison to the Departments of English and World Languages and Culture (WLAC).  The role involves: Creating and delivering information literacy instruction and online tutorials; Assessing student learning; Supporting faculty scholarly communication processes; and Guiding transition of collection development from just-in-case to a just-in-time model…”

“The University of Colorado Boulder (CU Boulder) Libraries invites applications from … candidates for the position of Data Services Librarian, a tenure-stream position in the University Libraries’ Department of Open and Digital Scholarship Services. The Data Services Librarian provides leadership and support for a range of services related to accessing, using, manipulating, and managing quantitative data. With a focus on science and engineering faculty and students, this position partners with users and producers of quantitative data and helps to identify, develop, implement, and assess services to meet the data needs of the CU Boulder community…”

The School of Information and Library Science (SILS) at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill invites applications for a tenure/tenure-track faculty position with a starting date of July 1, 2018. Candidates at all ranks are welcome to apply.

The faculty seek an outstanding colleague with research and teaching interests in academic and research library innovation and leadership.  We are especially interested in people who are taking a leading role in:

  • Shaping emerging academic and research library roles and responsibilities
  • Helping library managers plan for and evaluate progress toward these new roles
  • Improving and envisioning new forms of access to special collections
  • Imagining and building new tools to disseminate and use the scholarly record…

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“The University of Wisconsin-Madison seeks an innovative, collaborative, creative and dynamic individual to serve as an Electronic Resources Management Librarian. Reporting to the Head of Electronic Resources, this position will be part of a newly formed Electronic Resources Management Team, and will assist in the acquisition, management, and delivery of electronic resources for the University of Wisconsin-Madison Libraries. This is an exciting opportunity to grow professionally and contribute to the success of an ARL library at a major research university…” 

‘The Pennsylvania State University Libraries invite applications and nominations for the position of Head of Acquisitions Services. This 12-month tenure-track faculty position reports to the Associate Dean for Research, Collections, and Scholarly Communications and will manage acquisitions activities throughout all libraries at Penn State University to ensure responsible and timely expenditure of a total University-wide collections budget of over $18 million. The successful candidate is expected to work in a highly collaborative organization to create and implement effective and efficient procedures in acquiring resources in all formats and be committed to innovation to enhance existing services, and willing to review long-term embedded practices…”

“The University of Florida, George A. Smathers Libraries seek a … [email protected] Coordinator – Library Coordinator 2. The Coordinator supports production and development needs for all [email protected] imprint works (e.g., new publications, republications, expanded editions, digital works, etc.) for design, layout, creation, coordination on metadata (e.g., library records, CIP, and publisher information), developing and maintaining design files and processes, and overall production needs. The [email protected] focuses on works that are born digital, with print-on-demand options integrated with sole source production, and with digital files hosted as Open Access through the Libraries…”

The Colgate University Libraries seek a … leader as the Head of Borrowing Services and Assessment. Reporting to the University Librarian and serving on the senior management team, the department head provides vision and strategic leadership for Borrowing Services, and works closely with and supports the Borrowing Services Manager. The individual serves as the campus copyright resource person and liaison to general counsel in matters of library copyright compliance. The incumbent leads the libraries’ Assessment Committee and assessment activities.

“The Loyola Notre Dame Library is looking for a dynamic, hands-on, collaborative leader for the position of Access Services Librarian to join our Access, Research, and Learning Department. The Access Services Librarian supervises unit staff and provides operational management for all access services functions including circulation, course reserves, interlibrary loan, single point of service help desk and stacks management…”

“Princeton University Library seeks an energetic, collaborative, forward-thinking primary subject specialist to support faculty and students in behavioral sciences and chemistry. This position is the Library’s liaison to the Department of Psychology, Princeton Neuroscience Institute and the Department of Chemistry and their associated programs and centers across campus…”

“The GIS and Maps Librarian will provide reference, consultation, and instruction to support the use of geospatial data and tools. The Librarian will support faculty and students in all disciplines and with a variety of needs, interests and abilities. They will play a critical role in the development of the Library’s GIS program and work closely with colleagues to provide an array of geospatial data and research support services. The Librarian will assist users with acquiring, manipulating, or querying of geospatial data, and work collaboratively with Library staff and with other campus experts to improve accessibility to digital geospatial resources and to plan for preservation of digital geospatial assets…”

“…ASU Library seeks a highly motivated, knowledgeable, and service-oriented collections development and management professional to lead the Distinctive Collections team in the strategy, planning, policy development, donor relationship development, and management of distinctive collections, both print and digital. This position also provides leadership and vision for a community-focused approach to the selection, organization, and ongoing management of distinctive collections housed in ASU Libraries’ closed stacks, including rare books and manuscripts and portions of the Greater Arizona, Chicano Research, Latin American, Music, Design, and Child Drama & Theater collections…”

“ASU Library seeks a … collections development and management professional to lead the Open Stack Collections team. This includes the curation of openly available print and digital materials (e.g., Open Educational Resources, government documents, scholarly and reference works) in collaboration with stakeholders to support research, learning, and inquiry. This is a continuing appointment track Academic Professional position, Assistant/Associate Librarian, depending on experience…”

“…This is an ideal position for diverse, dynamic, collaborative and entrepreneurial team players dedicated to leading and shaping the future of instructional support and research endeavors in the ASU Library and its communities.  S/He would lead a team of embedded librarians working closely with colleges and student success initiatives where the Library can have the greatest impact.

This is a continuing appointment track Academic Professional position, Assistant/Associate Librarian, depending on experience…”

“…ASU Library seeks a … professional to lead the STEM Division for Engagement and Learning Services. The successful candidate will be responsible for a team of librarians embedded in the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering and the Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College. The successful candidate must have an excellent understanding of scholarly information across multiple disciplinary fields, and connect researchers and learners with all information resources both within and beyond the physical library…”

“…ASU Library seeks a … professional to lead the Engagement & Learning Services team, collaborating with campus and off-campus communities that support student recruitment and student success efforts, and providing high quality face-to-face or online reference experience. This is a continuing appointment track Academic Professional position, Assistant/Associate Librarian, depending on experience.

(Hat Tip to HigherEDJobsALA Joblist; ARL Job ListingsSimmons Jobline and NASIG Jobs Blog)


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