Job Details

Job Title:Library Director
Employer:Graceland University
Address:One University Place
City:Lamoni
State:IA
ZIP:50140
Description:Graceland University seeks a progressive leader for the F.M. Smith Library in Lamoni, IA. The position is responsible for development and implementation of library services, operations of the library, and supervising staff. The successful applicant will be able to: meet the demands of academic patrons in a global information environment; select monographs and electronic resources based on patron needs and collection development policies; develop policies and procedures with a customer service emphasis; be experienced with instruction in library use and tools; help to develop curriculum and provide instruction and assessment for information literacy skills across the campus; and research the costs and merit of adding new electronic products and services to the library to keep it current with modern university standards and trends.
Responsibilities:The position is responsible for development and implementation of library services, operations of the library, and supervising staff.
Minimum Qualifications:Master’s degree from an ALA accredited program, supervisory experience, experience with reference services, strong communication and consensus building skills, and budget preparation.
Preferred Qualifications:university library experience, additional Master’s degree, post-secondary teaching experience, experience with rare book collections, knowledge of electronic resources management.
Type:Salaried
Salary & Benefits:Competitive salary and benefits package with medical, dental and 403B.
Instructions:To apply: send cover letter, resume and 3 letters of reference to Graceland University, Human Resources Office, 1 University Place, Lamoni, IA 50140; email: personnel@graceland.edu. Phone inquiries to 641-784-5447.
Deadlines:Open until filled
Contact:Human resources office
Phone:641-784-5447
Fax:
E-mail:personnel@graceland.edu
Web:www.graceland.edu
Date Added:2017-06-26 18:24:18
Return to Job Listings