Thursday, March 04, 2010

Chief Librarian, Hunter College Libraries: Hunter College

Closing Date

Hunter College seeks an innovative Chief Librarian for the Hunter College Libraries. Responsibilities for this senior management position include: staff development, including supervision of tenured and tenure-track faculty; patron services and collections; space planning and facilities management; implementation of technology and its infrastructure; and grant development and fundraising. The Librarian will play a major role in conceptualizing renovation and construction plans and working with the Library planning architects, Chief Information Officer, and other personnel. In collaboration with the University Librarian and other CUNY library leaders, the Chief Librarian participates in the development of cooperative library services within CUNY and beyond. Minimum requirements: ALA-accredited MLS or MLIS degree; additional master's degree in an academic field; established record of professional achievement appropriate to a senior position.

To apply: Send letter of interest, including vision statement concerning modern academic libraries and emerging information technologies, curriculum vitae, names and contact information for at least three professional references to:

Chief Librarian Search Committee
Office of the Provost Hunter College
695 Park Avenue New York, NY 10065