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Associate Director of Research Services

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Position Information

Position Information

Faculty Rank Open Rank
Posting Number 2017_00580F
Posting Type
Official Title ASSOC DIRECTOR-ACADEMIC
Working Title Associate Director of Research Services
Title Code 88110
Retirement Plan TRS or ORP
Department LAW SCHOOL LIBRARY
Salary Range
Job Summary

The Law Library Associate Director for Research Services is responsible for all library services to faculty as well as coordinating research and reference services for students, staff, faculty, alumni, and public patrons. This position is a senior management position which requires supervision of librarians and staff as well as planning, assessing and implementing a visionary strategy for library services, resources and technologies.

The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status. Persons needing accommodations or assistance with the accessibility of materials related to this search are encouraged to contact Central HR (facultyjobs@uga.edu). Please do not contact the department or search committee with such requests.

Minimum Qualifications

Juris Doctor from an ABA-accredited law school, Master’s degree in Library Science from an ALA-accredited library school.

Preferred Qualifications

Minimum of 5 years of research and reference experience in an academic law library. Mastery of substantive legal knowledge and research skills. Strong leadership, supervisory, and managerial skills. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills as well as a solid record of teamwork. Must be able to coordinate complex activities, develop new services, and relate well to faculty. Demonstrated project management skills. Strong organization skills and attention to detail. Familiarity with scholarly legal publishing. Demonstrated teaching and instruction ability.

Degree Level Juris Doctor
Posting Date 01/01/2018
Open Until Filled Yes
Closing Date
Appointment Status Regular
Location of Vacancy Athens Area

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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume/Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents