Director of Scholarly Resources and Collection Services

Western Washington University in Washington

Deadline March 14, 2014
Date Posted December 13, 2013
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

DIRECTOR OF SCHOLARLY RESOURCES and COLLECTION SERVICES

Western Washington University Libraries

 

Western Washington University Libraries seeks an innovative, forward-looking, and effective leader to serve in the newly developed position of Director of Scholarly Resources and Collection Services.  The successful candidate for this position will have a clear vision of the changing landscape of library collections and scholarly communication, and will be committed to leadership in a collaborative and participatory environment. 

 

The Director of Scholarly Resources and Collection Services has responsibility for leading and administering collection development and collection services, and overseeing scholarly communications at the Western Washington University Libraries. In this highly visible position, the Director provides leadership for the selection and management of collections, including oversight for the resource access budget, cataloging, acquisitions, ILL, circulation, and scholarly communication.   Drawing from the expertise and support of faculty and staff throughout the organization, the Director supervises the Institutional Repository and open access publishing. 

 

Please click on link to see full job description, required and preferred qualifications, and application instructions:  https://jobs.wwu.edu/JobPosting.aspx?JPID=4994

 

WWU is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to assembling a diverse, broadly trained faculty and staff.  Women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.  For disability accommodation, call (360) 640-3774 or (360) 650-7696 (TTY).

How To Apply

You can apply for this position online at https://jobs.wwu.edu/JobPosting.aspx?JPID=4994