Career opportunities at: Univ. of Maryland; Mississippi State Univ.; Univ of Notre Dame; Stanford Univ. Medical Center; and Loyola▪Notre Dame Univ.
“The University of Maryland Libraries is seeking a Research Data Librarian in the Post-Master’s Program. This is a two-year position which will provide an opportunity for a new librarian to gain exposure to an academic library environment and exercise leadership in the development and implementation of policies and practices relating to e-Research, e-Science, and data management, a new area of engagement for the Libraries. The incumbent will help define a completely new role for librarians, which will allow them to become more closely integrated into the educational and research process at the University of Maryland…Electronic applications required. Please apply online at https://jobs.umd.edu/… Applications will be reviewed as they are received and accepted until March 8, 2012.”
Mississippi State University – Two Positions
The Mississippi State University Libraries has a position open for an Assistant Professor to work in Acquisitions. This team leader will collaborate with relevant personnel and units in order to provide leadership and vision for the Libraries’ Acquisitions Department. This position reports to the Coordinator of Collection Development and Special Projects… To apply, go to: https://www.jobs.msstate.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/frameset/Frameset.jsp?time=1328109455174… and complete an application. Position will be open until filled.
The successful candidates will serve “as a member of a team of information professionals committed to the development, implementation, and management of policies and procedures leading to the successful acquisition, access, preservation and fiscal control of serial resources in all formats. This position is a Team Leader, reporting to the Associate Dean for Technical Services.
The University of Notre Dame Hesburgh Libraries seeks an… individual for the position of Electronic Resources Librarian. Working in a collaborative team environment this position will be responsible for improving discoverability of electronic resources tools and services as well as ongoing electronic resources management and support. The position reports to the Head, Acquisitions, Resources and Discovery Services Department in the Information Systems and Digital Access Division…
To apply, please include a letter, curriculum vitae and the names, addresses, phone numbers and email addresses of three references. Electronic submission of applications is required. Send all application documents to: email@example.com. The review of applications will begin on March 11, 2012 and will continue until the candidates are chosen.
Lane Medical Library seeks qualified applicants to fill the position of Resource Management Librarian – Collection Development. Reporting to the Director for Resource Management, the focus of this position is to participate in andfacilitate Lane’s collaborative effort to provide optimal access to the most appropriate resources when and where needed… This is an 80% FTE position, with full benefits. (Salary: Minimum salary at 80% FTE is $52,000. )
The Loyola▪Notre Dame Library in Baltimore, Maryland, seeks a … individual for the position of Head of Acquisitions. Responsibilities include: planning and managing the acquisition of electronic and print resources; supervising a department of two librarians and a support staff member; tracking acquisitions fund expenditures; negotiating and monitoring license agreements and contracts with vendors and consortia… This is a full-time professional position with attendant benefits. It will be filled in July 2012… Send cover letter and resume by email or mail by March 30, 2012, to Jack Ray, Associate Director, Loyola ▪ Notre Dame Library, 200 Winston Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21212 firstname.lastname@example.org
Tom is originally from Brooklyn N.Y but has spent his entire professional career in South Carolina, most recently as Head of Reference Services at the College of Charleston. As part of the Against the Grain and Charleston Conference team, he serves as the associate editor of the print ATG as well as the co-editor of the webpage. Tom’s conference duties include coordinating the Penthouse Suite interviews as well as the conference poster sessions.
He received his MLS from the University of Buffalo, SUNY and a second master’s in public administration from the College of Charleston and the Univ. of South Carolina. His wife Carol and he live in downtown Charleston and she is an artist and a tour guide offering historic walking tours of the city.