The Monsignor William Barry Memorial Library at Barry University seeks an innovative, proactive, flexible, and collaborative candidate to apply for its position Associate Director of Digital Curation & Distinctive Collections.
This leadership role expands on the traditional portfolio of an Archivist through vision and support roles in digital literacy, multimodal digital publishing, research data management, data and statistical science, digital humanities scholarship, and other kinds of computational research and teaching.
This position promotes and advances the repository and digital scholarship services; consults with BU scholars on digital scholarship projects; and, instructs students and faculty on digital scholarship tools.
Acts as the chief strategist who collaborates with key stakeholders to curate, classify, visualize, manage, and archive research data that researchers, scholars and students seek, create, use, and share.
Provides high-level expertise and leadership in formulating, developing, and modifying library policies, procedures and protocols for the management of the University's repository and digital scholarship support services; maintains and enhances related systems and integrations, and creates metadata in approved formats; and, oversees decisions regarding copyright permissions for publications.
We seek a collegial and experienced leader whose enthusiasm for research will position the library to develop key relationships; advocate for the role of digital curation in support of campus-wide research; and build and grow highly effective, inclusive, and culturally rich innovative teams.
Leadership style encourages and supports organizational exploration, systems thinking, and a sustainable learning culture. We invite applicants who have demonstrated creative approaches to empowering and mentoring staff, leading projects, solving problems, and developing user-centric programs, services, or collections.
We encourage candidates who thrive in a welcoming multicultural environment to apply.
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