Website University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences
This position may be based on any of the University’s five campuses (two in Florida): St. Augustine, FL; Miami, FL; Austin, TX; Dallas, TX; San Marcos, CA. The successful candidate will choose which campus on which to be based.
The Director, University Libraries provides leadership and vision for the University libraries across all campuses. The Director is knowledgeable about current and emergent technologies and leads innovative initiatives that serve the current and future needs of faculty, students, and staff. The Director will develop and supervise the maintenance of a resource-rich, dynamic digital and physical library presence across multiple campus locations. The digital library will organize library resources and services for students and faculty including reference services, electronic databases, online library services, document delivery, Internet tools, and other useful resources. The Director, University Libraries will be responsible for infusing information literacy instruction into the University’s courses and for providing training and support for faculty. By working closely with administrative staff and faculty, the Director, University Libraries supports University program and institutional outcomes.
MLS or equivalent from an ALA accredited program (doctorate in Library and Information Science, Education, or other academic discipline preferred).
A minimum of five years of professional library experience with leadership and supervision experience.
Ability to work in a fast-paced, student-centered environment.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Must be able to use Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, Internet, downloading files, basic Web editing, email (experience managing and designing websites a plus), and instant messaging tools.
Experience working collaboratively with faculty.
Applications accepted online only: https://careers.usa.edu/job/dallas/director-university-libraries/26483/38292615264