Associate University Librarian for Scholarly Resources and Services

Georgetown University,
Washington, District of Columbia

Salary: Not Specified
Status: Full-time
Posted: 06/12/15
Deadline: 07/15/15

Georgetown University is hiring a librarian. Vacancy announcement posted at University website:

The Associate University Librarian for Scholarly Resources and Services provides leadership and direction for the division that includes the departments of Collections, Research, and Instruction; Copyright and Scholarly Communications; the Special Collections Research Center; the Blommer Science Library; the School of Continuing Studies Library; and the Woodstock Theological Library.

Reporting to the Deputy University Librarian and as a member of the Library’s Executive Committee and Leadership Council, the Associate University Librarian (AUL) shares in the responsibilities for decision-making, resource management, strategic direction and development of policies for the library operations and services within a collaborative, team-oriented environment. As indicated, s/he represents the University Librarian and the Library within the University and in local, regional, and national associations and consortia.

Requirements include: Master’s of Library Science (or equivalent) and a second subject Master’s degree are required; Ph.D preferred. Minimum of eight years of progressively responsible administrative experience in providing services related to research, teaching and learning and scholarly communication. Successful record of management and administration of a large staff, along with the ability to articulate vision, set direction, and accomplish initiatives in rapidly changing environments. Established expertise in managing large library materials budgets and developing scholarly, special, and circulating collections.