The San Diego State University Library invites applications and nominations for an immediate opening for a 12-month, management position. The Associate Dean for Collections and Discovery Services provides leadership for the design and implementation of strategies for the acquisition, access, discovery, development, management and long-term stewardship of its collections, information resources, and discovery platforms. Additionally, this position works closely with the Dean and others to provide strategic leadership in leveraging consortial managed resources, e.g. Ex Libris Alma, Primo VE, Scholarworks, etc. The Associate Dean collaborates to ensure that students and faculty are connected to information critical to their research, teaching, and learning.
Reporting to the Dean of the University Library, the Associate Dean for Collections and Discovery Services collaborates with the Associate Dean for Teaching, Learning, and Research Services, Director of Financial Operations and Human Resources, and Director of Library Information Technology as part of the library management team. The Associate Dean for Collections and Discovery Services provides leadership for collection development and resource sharing, stacks management, content organization and management, digital collections, and preservation. This position collaborates with the Associate Dean for Teaching, Learning, and Research Services in the design and delivery of services associated with scholarly communications and open educational resources. The Associate Dean for Collections and Discovery Services partners with the Director of Library Information Technology in the management of enterprise systems essential to collections and discovery services. We seek a creative and forward-looking colleague who will explore and expand partnerships across library departments and with colleagues across the university and San Diego community. More information about the SDSU Library is available at https://library.sdsu.edu/ and more information about partnership programs and opportunities is available at https://library.sdsu.edu/about-us/partners.
This is a full-time, management (MPP) position with a retreat option to a tenured faculty position in the University Library at a rank consistent with the successful candidate’s presentation of evidence of library service effectiveness, professional growth and development, and service to the library, University, and community. Anticipated salary range for this management position is between $130,000 - $138,000 per year. Excellent benefits, including medical, dental, and vision plans, retirement package, and 24 vacation days per year. For more information, see https://bfa.sdsu.edu/hr/jobs/benefits
SDSU is a Title IX, equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against persons on the basis of race, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, marital status, age, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, or covered veteran status.
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