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Position Opening - Head Arts, Humanities & Media, Temple University

Temple University Libraries seeks candidate for the position of Head Arts, Humanities & Media to lead a subject specialist librarians unit in the exploring, planning, delivering, assessing and continuous refinement of forward-looking services.
Successful candidate will:
  • Seek out teaching and research partnerships in support of students and faculty in the arts and humanities in a rapidly evolving university environment.
  • Providesleadership, vision and initiative for embedding unit members in the discipline specific programs of the university.
  • Foster an environment that promotes exploration and implementation of new approaches to reference, research, instruction, and outreach services that support creative practice, scholarly communication, digital scholarship, and working with data that is unique to the arts and humanities.
  • Guides development of unit members by identifying priorities in light of evolving information technologies, professional practice, library-wide strategic initiatives and University academic programs. Monitors, supervises, and evaluates unit members.
  • Coordinates with Collections Unit Leader to ensure development of collections in the arts and humanities.
  • Contributes to the formulation of Libraries-wide policies and procedures and to the definition of goals and priorities.

The full description is available here: https://temple.taleo.net/careersection/tu_ex_staff/jobdetail.ftl?job=18000080&tz=GMT-05%3A00