Friday, April 17, 2009

Family Resource Center Director

The Health Sciences Library at SUNY Upstate Medical University invites applications for the position of Family Resource Center Director. This position provides leadership for the Family Resource Center operations, patient and family centered health information services in general and UpOnHealth; works collaboratively with the Golisano Children's Hospital's clinical and amenity services teams, community agencies and the FRC Advisory Council; is responsible for creating policies and procedures, identifying funding sources and growing relationships, supervising and training staff and volunteers; resource development and acquisitions, budget and ROI; and identifying and applying for external funding and philanthropic opportunities.

Minimum Qualifications: ALA accredited Master's degree in library, information sciences or related degree required. Evidence of premiere customer service; strong communication and interpersonal skills; a client-centered focus; budget and supervisory experience; developing and implementing new services and partnerships; team building; strategic planning; and knowledge of patient and family focused and evidence based health information resources; evidence of successful grant writing; hospital or academic health sciences library experience and membership in the Academy of Health Information Professions preferred.

To apply visit # 026665 at

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