Access Management and Political Collections Archivist

Location
State University, Craighead County
Posted
Jul 22, 2014
Employment Type
Full Time
Position Summary: This position is primarily responsible for the archives' digital initiatives including CONTENTdm, ArchivesSpace, and born-digital collection material. This archivist also coordinates repository processing priorities and supervises and participates in arranging and describing congressional, gubernatorial and other political collections.

Minimum Qualifications: -ALA-accredited Master's Degree in Library and Information Science with an emphasis in archives. -Familiarity with content and collection management systems used in archives. -Familiarity of issues relating to digital preservation. -Knowledge of metadata schemas and standards used in archives, including EAD and DublinCore.

Desired Qualifications:

Arkansas State University is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. Arkansas State University is also committed to creating a productive workplace in which both persons and property are secure. To achieve that goal, background investigations are conducted on all final applicants recommended for employment.