Tuesday, January 15, 2008
Associate Professor and Director of Collections Services
The Norris L. Brookens Library at the University of Illinois at Springfield seeks a creative, energetic, service-oriented individual to fill the position of Associate Professor/Director of Collections Services. Reporting to the University Librarian and working collaboratively with colleagues, the individual in this position will be responsible for managing collection development, collection management, and acquisitions functions including: development of policies and procedures, coordination of the activities of liaison librarians related to collection development, negotiation of license agreements, management of the materials budget, assessment of the collections, and serving as primary contact for collections activities carried out through consortia. This position will supervise Acquisitions staff, provide liaison services to faculty, and work with the campus community on issues relating to scholarly communication. UIS is an EO/AA employer. Persons with disabilities, women, veterans, and minorities are encouraged to apply. For details and to apply, please see http://library.uis.edu/ColDir.html.