Tuesday, December 23, 2008

Dean, Indiana University Kokomo Library

Twelve-month, tenured position, beginning July 1, 2009, to provide leadership in all areas of library administration and operation; Master of Library Science from an ALA-accredited program (or equivalent) required; qualifications sufficient for appointment at the Associate Librarian level required; experience in management and supervision of professional librarians required. An understanding of technological applications and trends in libraries, as well as experience in strategic planning and managing resources is essential. Oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills must be excellent.

The complete advertisement may be found at: http://www.iuk.edu/~kohr/jobs.shtml

Please send a cover letter that addresses the qualifications addressed in the advertisement; a one page (or less) statement regarding an innovative change in a library you facilitated and the role you played; a detailed resume; and the names of three professional references with contact information (mailing and e-mail addresses and telephone numbers). Applications should be limited to 12 pages including documentation. Please send the information required by email to the Chair of the Library Dean Search Committee at rlukes@iuk.edu. The application materials should be submitted in PDF format or Microsoft Word or Excel attachments. The successful candidate will be required to undergo a background check mandated by the state and to submit an official transcript noting conferral of terminal degree.

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