Illinois State University
Copyright Officer, Milner Library
The Copyright Officer within Milner Library will provide leadership in developing University and library copyright policy and best practices; advise faculty, staff and students on the copyright aspects of scholarship and teaching; enhance the University community’s understanding of scholarly communication issues; and advocate for alternative publishing models. This position requires an ALA-accredited master’s degree; second advanced degree required (J.D. preferred); experience working with copyright and scholarly communication issues in higher education, especially related to publication and course-related use of copyrighted materials, including media; experience developing and presenting workshops; excellent organizational, communication and interpersonal skills; and strong service orientation.
Initial review of applications will begin on December 10, 2010, and continue until the position is filled.
For consideration, please apply online no later than December 9, 2010 at www.jobs.ilstu.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=58231.
Illinois State is an equal opportunity/affirmative action university encouraging diversity.
Leah was appointed Executive Director of the Charleston Conference in 2017, and has served in various roles with the Charleston Information Group, LLC, since 2004. Prior to working for the conference, she was Assistant Director of Graduate Admissions for the College of Charleston for four years. She lives in a small town near Columbia, SC, with her husband and two kids where they raise a menagerie of farm animals.