Sunday, October 14, 2007

Assistant/Associate University Librarian for Technical Services

The University of California, Davis, one of the nation's top public research universities with an enrollment of approximately 30,000 students, seeks an Assistant/Associate University Librarian for Technical Services (AUL). Reporting to the University Librarian, the AUL fills a vital role on the senior management team and is responsible for a wide range of duties related to the management of the Library’s Technical Services Departments. The AUL serves as an advocate and as a resource person for innovative tools and technologies that support bibliographic control, acquisitions, metadata creation, and linking and maintenance of library collections in all formats.

The successful candidate will possess experience in managing technical services within a large research or academic library, including experience with managing digital collections. For a full list of the required qualifications and characteristics, please see the official campus job posting at:

The campus is set in the heart of the central valley, close to the state capital and San Francisco Bay Area. Davis is a pleasant, environment-oriented community of 65,000 in a college-town setting, ideally located for many recreational, cultural, and professional activities. Within easy driving distance of the Sierra Nevada Mountains/Lake Tahoe area, Berkeley, the Napa Valley wine country, and pacific coastal areas, the University and surrounding communities sponsor a wide range of cultural events.

Applicants should send a letter of interest, CV or resume, and a list of references to David Bellshaw, Beverly Brady, and Garett Gentry at Email correspondence is strongly encouraged. All correspondence will be held in strict confidence. Please direct nominations and general inquiries to this address as well.

Additional contact information:

Isaacson, Miller
649 Mission Street, Suite 500
San Francisco, CA 94105
Phone: 415.655.4900
Fax: 415.655.4905

The University of California, Davis, is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer with a strong institutional commitment to the development of a climate that supports equality of opportunity and respect for differences.

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