HEAD FILM ARCHIVIST, WISCONSIN CENTER FOR FILM AND THEATER RESEARCH (WCFTR)



JOB NO.: 96730-AS

Work Type: Staff-Full Time

Department: L&S/COMMUN ARTS/COMM ART


Location: Madison

Categories: Library, Museum, Arts

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable

Position Vacancy ID: 96730-AS

Working Title: Head Film Archivist, Wisconsin Center for Film and Theater Research (WCFTR)

Official Title: SR SPECIAL LIBRARIAN(T23BN) or SPECIAL LIBRARIAN(T23DN) or ASSOC SPEC LIBRARIAN(T23FN)

FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: MAY 01, 2019

Term: This is a renewable appointment.

Advertised Salary:

Minimum $43,432 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications



Degree and Area of Specialization:

MA or MLS (or equivalent) in moving image archiving, or MLS (or equivalent) in library and information studies (with archival emphasis), and course in film/mass media studies; or MA in film/mass media studies with substantial archival training and experience.



Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

A year or more of archival experience with emphasis on moving image archiving required. Expertise in moving image archiving essential; experience in digital archiving also desirable. Evidence of teaching interest and ability essential; teaching experience desirable.



License or certificate:



Position Summary:

The Wisconsin Center for Film and Theater Research seeks an archivist to manage the acquisition, processing, and preservation of analog and digital moving image collections; facilitate access to moving image collections, including reproduction requests and film loans; teach 1-3 credits per year; write grants for audiovisual preservation and restoration projects.



Additional Information:



Contact:

Mary Huelsbeck
[email protected]
608-262-9706
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )



Instructions to applicants:

Please click on the "Apply Now" button to start the application process.

An applicant may be hired into the Associate, no-prefix or Senior Special Librarian title dependent upon experience. Title will be determined upon hire.

For questions on the position, contact: Mary Huelsbeck, [email protected], 608-262-9706.

To apply for this position you will need to upload a cover letter, resume and a document with contact information for at least three professional references, including your current supervisor. References will not be contacted without advance notice.

Your cover letter should highlight appropriate training and experience including, where applicable, information relevant to teaching ability.



Additional Link: Full Position Details

NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

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Advertised: Dec 4 2018 Central Standard Time


Application Close: Jan 5 2019 11:55 PM Central Standard Time

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