The University of North Florida, located in Jacksonville, Florida, invites applications for Dean of the Library. The Dean of the Thomas G. Carpenter Library is the chief administrator of the university library and reports directly to the Provost/Vice President for Academic Affairs.
The Dean of the University Library is a 12-month administrative faculty position with responsibility for the organization, administration, operation, and evaluation of library services, physical facilities, staff, collection, and budgets. This is a non-tenure track position with University Librarian rank. The Dean, with faculty, staff and students, strives to meet the educational objectives of the University by playing an active role in developing the library’s collections and services and the growing area of digital collections and application of emergent technologies. The Dean serves on the UNF Dean’s Council and works closely with other Florida public university library deans as well as representing the Library in the community and at the state and national level.
The position will be available as early as January 1, 2019, and no later than July 1, 2019, and the salary is competitive. Applicants must complete an online application, as well as upload all supplemental documents at https://www.unfjobs.org/postings/8332 to be considered for this position.
Preference will be given to those who meet the required qualifications and also possess the following:
In conjunction with the University’s policy, this position requires a level II background check which includes fingerprinting. Based on the specifics of the actual job functions, the position may also require a credit check.
The holder of this position is designated as a “Responsible Employee” pursuant to their role under Title IX. Therefore, the incumbent must promptly report allegations of sexual misconduct, sexual violence, and child sexual abuse by or against any student, employee, contractor, or visitor to the University’s Title IX Administrator or any divisional Title IX Coordinator.
Physical address where the job position is located.
Applicants must complete an online application, as well as upload all supplemental documents (cover letter and CV) at https://www.unfjobs.org/ to be considered for this position. Applicants who do not apply and upload all of the required documents online will not be considered. Applicants will receive a confirmation number once the application and required documents are submitted online. Applicants should keep the confirmation number for their records. All transcripts and at least three letters of recommendation will be required from finalists. Questions may be directed to: Dr. Mark Dawkins, Dean, UNF Coggin College of Business Chair, Search Committee for the Dean of the University Library (904) 620-1544 or at email@example.com