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Assistant Professor and Library Director
Summary
Title:Assistant Professor and Library Director
ID:1163
Department:Library
Description

TITLE:             Library Director and Assistant Professor

FLSA:               Exempt

STATUS:         Full-time, Tenure -Track Faculty Position

PAY GRADE: Salary

DEPT:             Library


LaGrange College seeks to fill the position Library Director/Assistant Professor beginning Summer, 2019. The position has faculty, tenure-track status. The Library Director provides leadership for library services and resources in support of student learning, academic programs, and faculty teaching and research. Reporting to the Vice President of Academic Affairs, the Library Director oversees the operation of the library, which includes the
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RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop and manage the budget

  • Develop and promote library resources, collection, technology and services

  • Provide leadership for information fluency plans

  • Recruit, manage and develop library faculty and staff

  • Maintain the facility

  • Serve as library’s representative to the college administration, external community and consortia

  • Serve as an advocate for the library’s needs

  • Provide ongoing assessment of library’s resources and services

  • Provide leadership for technology and electronic resource planning

  • Serve as library liaison to selected departments

  • Provide library instruction for liaison departments

  • Perform collection development in liaison subjects

  • Provide research assistance to students and faculty

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • M.L.I.S. degree from an ALA accredited program

  • Minimum of seven years of experience in an academic library; minimum of two years management experience in an academic library setting

The job profile document is intended to be generic in nature. It is not intended to specify all duties and responsibilities. Additional job functions and the need to work a flexible work schedule may vary based on specific requirements of the department and the College.

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