The Iowa State University Library is currently seeking a Head of Special Collections and University Archives. The Library is seeking a forward-thinking visionary who will join and lead a growing and active Special Collections and University Archives Department. The Head will have the opportunity to collaboratively define and shape the newly formed Academic Services division strategic vision. They will have the opportunity, along with the staff of Special Collections and University Archives, to engage with faculty, students, staff and donors to develop, enhance and support SCUA programs.
The Head reports to the Associate University Librarian for Academic Services and oversees a staff of seven professional and full-time archivists with direct supervision of four. Supports and develops staff to achieve excellence in their professional responsibilities, and provides guidance for promotion and career development. Manages collections materials budgets and foundation gift funds. In addition to leading the team of specialists, the candidate will also co-manage a newly refurbished space for increased processing, digitization and storage for special collection materials.
This position is non-tenure-track and classified as pay grade PS810 in the P&S Salary Matrix
Full posting: https://isu.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/IowaStateJobs/job/Ames-IA/Head-of-Special-Collections-and-University-Archives_R9731
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