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Assistant/Associate/Librarian

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Denton, TX
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System Identification Number: 6001910Posting Origination:UNTDepartment:Libraries (141000)College/School:Libraries http://library.unt.eduRank/Title:Assistant/Associate/LibrarianJob Summary/Basic Function: The Head of the Library Research Support Services department (LRSS) administers, plans, organizes and supervises the services of this department to achieve the strategic vision of the UNT Libraries. The Head of LRSS must be an innovative, service-oriented visionary who coordinates the development of departmental goals and objectives to foster student and faculty use of UNT Libraries resources, collections, and advanced research support services. The dynamic individual in this position works to form close collaborative relationships with the Toulouse Graduate School, Vice Provost for Faculty Success, Faculty Senate, CLEAR, the Graduate Student Council, and other relevant groups at UNT to support advanced research initiatives. Duties may also include providing reference services, assisting with collection development, and teaching library instruction sessions. The Head of LRSS exercises broad independent judgment and authority under the general direction of the Associate Dean for Public Services. The LRSS Head also serves as a subject librarian. Subject Librarian duties include providing instruction, research assistance, and the creation and maintenance of subject guides for the disciplines. The librarian serves on library and faculty committees and workgroups. Responsible for leading the activities of the Library Research Support Services Department Supervises and evaluates the performance of 5 librarians Evaluates operations of the department to make the best use of technology, staff and resources Develops departmental goals that support the Libraries' Strategic Plan Leads the department in providing excellent customer service Serves on the Public Services Management Team and collaborates with other department heads to provide a cohesive background for students, faculty, staff and community. Serves as subject librarian to 1 or more academic programs Provides specialized and individual reference consultations and services Develops web content and library instructional materials, including class pages and subject guides Participates in activities of the Library Liaison Workgroup Serves on the Lib Guides Administrative Team Serves on Library and University Committees as needed Stays current with developments in library and details science fields as appropriate Fosters positive relations with faculty, students, and staff and promotes the University's and Library's commitment to diversity Works to meet the requirements for service, and for scholarly, creative and professional activities Maintains a collegial working relationship with colleagues The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic info, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate. The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing. Librarian rank will be determined by the Library Personnel Affairs Committee through review of the selected applicant's education, background, scholarly and professional involvement, and serviceMinimum Requirements: ALA-accredited master's degree in library or details sciences or an international equivalent Min 3yrs of supervisory background in a library setting Min 3yrs of background providing reference/research services Evidence of leadership, entrepreneurship, independent judgement and initiative Demonstrated management expertise, including managing employees, scheduling and budgeting Strong understanding of researchers and research activities Strong oral and writing skills Demonstrated expertise to adjust priorities, set goals, manage time wisely, and make quick effective decisions in a fast-paced environment Demonstrated proficiency with technology Strong people skills, with the expertise to establish positive and productive collaborations with faculty Demonstrated expertise to work with diverse populationsPreferred Requirements: Advanced degree or 2nd master's degree Strong research methods and analytical abilities Knowledge of scholarly research techniques Knowledge of assessment techniques and trends in academic libraries Demonstrated expertise to contribute to the profession with scholarly publications and/or presentations and through contributions to professional organizations Grant writing and managing experienceArea of Specialty:Head of Library Research Support ServicesPosition Type:Faculty EquivalentTenure Status:Non-Tenure TrackAppointment Basis:12 MonthsPay Frequency:MonthlyNon-Tenured Appointment Term:No ResponseClosing Date:Open Until Search ClosedRequired Applicant Documents:Curriculum VitaCover LetterList of Names and Contact details of 3 ReferencesPI102097337
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UNT Office Of The Provost
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