Vacancy Notice - Valdosta State University Betty Paulk 10 Dec 1993 13:37 UTC
VALDOSTA STATE UNIVERSITY POSITION: Automated Systems Coordinator. A permanent faculty position at the rank of assistant professor. Tenure track. Twelve month contract. RESPONSIBILITIES: Under the direction of the Associate Director for Technical Services, and in close liaison with university computing centers, the Coordinator will manage, plan, and coordinate the library's automation and networking activities. Major responsibilities include 1) full implementation and maintenance of the Data Research ATLAS automated library system, 2) supervision of a computer specialist responsible for system operation, and 3) participation in a team effort to make policy and operational decisions on all aspects of library automation and electronic information delivery. QUALIFICATIONS: The position requires an ALA-accredited master's degree and at least two years of professional experience working in an academic library with an integrated automation system. Candidates should have a clear understanding of bibliographic control, database management issues, and MARC record structure. Applicants familiar with CD-ROM databases and networking will receive extra consideration. Good interpersonal, organizational and analytical skills are required, as is demonstrated ability to work with library staff at all levels. APPOINTMENT DATE: March 1, 1994 SALARY: $30,000 APPLICATIONS: Applications will be accepted until January 10, 1994. Send letter of application, resume, and names of three references to: Dr. Betty D. Paulk, Associate Director for Technical Services, Odum Library, Valdosta State University, Valdosta, GA 31698. SETTING: VSU is a senior unit of the University System of Georgia with an enrollment of approximately 8,675. The campus is located in a city of 50,000. Odum Library has a staff of forty-five, including fourteen librarians. VSU is an equal-opportunity, affirmative action employer.