Assistant Director, Library Collection Services

Athens, Alabama
Commensurate with experience and qualifications, include faculty rank and full benefits.
Jan 09, 2019
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Under the supervision of the Library Director, the Assistant Director is responsible for providing vision and leadership that both reflects current needs and anticipates future trends in the evolving library and information environment. The Assistant Director is responsible for the strategic planning, operational proficiency, and administrative oversight of technical services operations including cataloging, collection development, electronic resources and serials, systems, and some special collections. The Assistant Director will direct all aspects of technical services, including development of policies and procedures; and recruiting, scheduling, training, supervising, mentoring, and evaluating librarians and support staff. The Assistant Director will lead the library in providing access to materials in a changing mix of user- oriented online environments for Athens State University faculty, students and staff. This position also provides some public service work and research instruction via a one-credit hour online course consisting of traditional and non-traditional students.  This is a twelve-month tenure-track position with faculty rank of Assistant Librarian.

Start date:  August, 2019

Excellent salary and benefits.