The University of Kansas Libraries seeks a knowledgeable, enthusiastic and highly-motivated individual for the Academic Staff position of Head of Acquisitions & Resource Sharing. Reporting to the Assistant Dean for Content and Access Services, the incumbent provides innovative vision, leadership and management of all staff assigned to content acquisition and resource sharing services.
The successful candidate will lead a staff of twenty-four in the implementation of a newly blended department by merging workflows and applicable skills used for resource sharing and acquisitions. The department head will work closely with others in the Libraries and the University community to advance programs such as open access, scholarly publishing, copyright, and fair use.
This is an unclassified academic staff position. (Academic staff are faculty equivalent positions but are not tenure track.) Rank considerations are based on professional performance and service experience. For more information and to apply, visit https://employment.ku.edu/academic/1941BR. Review of applications begins November 15, 2014. If you have questions about the position after reading the job description, contact: Judith Emde, Assistant Dean for Content & Access Services, email: firstname.lastname@example.org ; phone: 785-864-4931.