From: "Michelle M. Wu" <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Thu, 12 Feb 2015 14:42:05 +0000
Associate Librarian for Electronic Resources and Services – Georgetown
University Law Library
The Georgetown University Law Library is seeking applications for the
position of Associate Librarian for Electronic Resources and Services.
The Associate Librarian provides leadership and vision for library
technology initiatives and applications. Individually and as a
department head, the position manages, plans, implements, administers,
and evaluates key technology-based library systems and services in
order to support the research and educational mission and operations
of the library and Law Center. The Associate Librarian represents the
library within the campus and makes recommendations for the
allocation, distribution, and implementation of technology resources
and initiatives. The position maintains the highest level of knowledge
of technology applications and best practices in the higher education
and library environments.
The position reports to the Law Library Director and supervises three
librarians and one staff member. The Associate Librarian is a member
of the senior management team and plays an active role in library
planning and services.
Master’s degree from an ALA-accredited school of library and/or
information studies, or equivalent; at least five years of
professional library experience; strong supervisory skills; excellent
written and verbal communication skills; demonstrated ability to
advise on strategic use of technology; thorough knowledge of HTML,
XML, scripting, and database/web platforms and interfaces; knowledge
of (1) major development environments such as Drupal, WordPress,
ColdFusion, or similar server technologies, and (2) systems of
J.D. from an ABA‐accredited law school; experience with ILS systems
Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications. To apply
for this position, please submit applications via the Georgetown
University Human Resources Joblist web site using Job Number 20141834.
Address applications to Stacy Queen, and include a cover letter, a
current resume, and the names and contact information for three
Review of applications will begin March 30, 2015.
Located in the nation’s capital and within walking distance of the
U.S. Congress and the Supreme Court, the Georgetown University Law
Center and its faculty are known for the strength of scholarship and
quality of instruction. The Law Center is often recognized for its
exceptionally talented and diverse student body. The law library
consists of the Edward Bennett Williams Law Library and the John Wolff
International and Comparative Law Library. Focused on service,
excellence, and innovation, it is among the largest academic law
libraries in the nation.
Georgetown University is an Affirmative Action, Equal Employment