Position Announcement - Director - Life University, Marietta, Ga. Karen Preston 20 Dec 2004 16:55 UTC
TITLE: Learning Resources Department Director INSTITUTION: Life University, Marietta, GA 30060 APPLICATION DEADLINE: Interviewing immediately until position is filled SALARY: Commensurate upon experience SCOPE OF JOB: Responsible for all aspects of Learning Resources Department administration (Library, Multimedia Services, and A/V Productions), such as: general direction; strategic planning; accreditation; budget preparation; development of the library; directing materials acquisitions, collection development, and personnel development. Works with faculty and administration on library policies and ensures that the library's best interests are always represented. Supervises and administers library orientation, bibliographic instruction, and other applicable training as needed. Reports to the Provost in the Office of Academic Affairs . JOB REQUIREMENTS: Strong service orientation, organizational, presentation, and interpersonal communication skills including; initiative, creativity, problem solving, and knowledge of education curricular trends. Supervisory experience. Demonstrated ability to work closely with faculty and students in support of their research needs. Knowledge of print and online reference sources and services. General knowledge computers, network systems, integrated library management systems and OPACS. Evidence of scholarly and professional activities. Attention to detail. EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: ALA-accredited or Georgia BOR-approved MLS degree. At least 5 years of professional librarian (post graduate) experience in a supervisory level position. Academic library experience strongly preferred. APPLICATION PROCEDURES: For application and interview appointments, contact Dr. Marc Schneider in the Office of Academic Affairs at 770-426-2693, or Ms. Stella Peterson, Human Resources Director, at 770-426-2930. You may also email letter of interest and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org.