LISTSERV mailing list manager LISTSERV 16.5

Help for CODE4LIB Archives


CODE4LIB Archives

CODE4LIB Archives


CODE4LIB@LISTS.CLIR.ORG


View:

Message:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

By Topic:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

By Author:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

Font:

Proportional Font

LISTSERV Archives

LISTSERV Archives

CODE4LIB Home

CODE4LIB Home

CODE4LIB  April 2012

CODE4LIB April 2012

Subject:

Job: Archivist, Institute of Jazz Studies at Rutgers-Newark

From:

[log in to unmask]

Reply-To:

Code for Libraries <[log in to unmask]>

Date:

Tue, 17 Apr 2012 09:52:29 -0000

Content-Type:

text/plain

Parts/Attachments:

Parts/Attachments

text/plain (88 lines)

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Rutgers University Libraries seek an experienced, innovative, and
serviceoriented librarian to fill the position of Archivist in the Institute
of Jazz Studies, John Cotton Dana Library onthe Newark
Campus of Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey.
Reporting to the Director of the Instituteof Jazz Studies,
the Archivist will take a leadership role in the management and oversight of
archival andresearch collections in IJS in ensuring the
effective provision of library and information services to the
diversecommunity of users. Will receive, arrange, describe,
preserve and create finding aids using best practices andcutting-edge techniques for the Institute's archival collections, which
consist of music manuscripts, personalpapers, photographs,
memorabilia, and other materials. Will provide in-depth assistance to visiting
researchersand scholars as well as respond to requests by
mail, email and phone. Will provide materials for the
media,performing arts and other organizations. Will
identify, solicit and steward donors, and advise the Dana
LibraryDirector on the acceptance of gift collections for
the Institute. Will oversee the activities of grant-
fundedarchivists. Will supervise student workers and
interns, including the provision of training in archival
practices.Will provide outreach, enhancing the visibility
of the Institute and its collections, by conducting tours of
theInstitute and preparing exhibits, and represent the
Institute at professional meetings and conferences.
Willcollaborate in the Libraries' digitization
efforts. As a member of a university-wide faculty, the
Archivist isexpected to participate in system-wide
initiatives, committees, and task forces, and to demonstrate
commitmentto continual professional development through
scholarly research relevant to areas of responsibility, including
publications, presentations and participation and leadership in the work of
relevant professional associations.

  
QUALIFICATIONS: 

A record of professional experience in an academic or research library,
archives, orsimilar setting, with emphasis on experience in
archival processing, management and preservation.
Extensiveknowledge of and experience in the development of
EAD finding aids. Extensive knowledge of issues relatingto
managing and preserving digital collections. Awareness of
national issues and trends in archives and incollections
services. Must have the ability and desire to meet tenure and promotion
requirements. Thus, thesuccessful
candidate will have a Master's degree from an ALA-accredited institution
and/or a Master's degreein Archival Studies. Knowledge of
or familiarity with jazz history is desired.

  
SALARY:

Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

  
STATUS/BENEFITS:

Faculty status, calendar year appointment, retirement plans, life/health
insurance,prescription drug, dental and eyeglass plans,
tuition remission, one month vacation.

  
LIBRARY AND UNIVERSITY PROFILE: 

Rutgers University is a member of the Association of
American Universities. The university, spread over three
regional campuses, includes over 50,000 graduate and
undergraduate students and 2,500 faculty, engaged in
numerous degree-granting, research and professionalprograms
in all disciplines, as well as a broad spectrum of service programs for the
state. Situated on 35 acresin downtown Newark, Rutgers-
Newark is part of a dynamic urban environment and is positioned to take
aleading role in the further revitalization of Newark.
The Newark campus is a doctoral-degree granting
researchinstitution, classified as a Carnegie Research
Intensive institution. Rutgers-Newark offers 14 doctoral
programs:American studies, applied physics, behavioral and
neural science biology, chemistry, criminal
justice,environmental science, global affairs, management,
mathematical sciences, nursing, psychology,
publicadministration, and urban systems. With more than
11,000 graduate and undergraduate students and anticipated



Brought to you by code4lib jobs: http://jobs.code4lib.org/job/891/

Top of Message | Previous Page | Permalink

Advanced Options


Options

Log In

Log In

Get Password

Get Password


Search Archives

Search Archives


Subscribe or Unsubscribe

Subscribe or Unsubscribe


Archives

February 2019
January 2019
December 2018
November 2018
October 2018
September 2018
August 2018
July 2018
June 2018
May 2018
April 2018
March 2018
February 2018
January 2018
December 2017
November 2017
October 2017
September 2017
August 2017
July 2017
June 2017
May 2017
April 2017
March 2017
February 2017
January 2017
December 2016
November 2016
October 2016
September 2016
August 2016
July 2016
June 2016
May 2016
April 2016
March 2016
February 2016
January 2016
December 2015
November 2015
October 2015
September 2015
August 2015
July 2015
June 2015
May 2015
April 2015
March 2015
February 2015
January 2015
December 2014
November 2014
October 2014
September 2014
August 2014
July 2014
June 2014
May 2014
April 2014
March 2014
February 2014
January 2014
December 2013
November 2013
October 2013
September 2013
August 2013
July 2013
June 2013
May 2013
April 2013
March 2013
February 2013
January 2013
December 2012
November 2012
October 2012
September 2012
August 2012
July 2012
June 2012
May 2012
April 2012
March 2012
February 2012
January 2012
December 2011
November 2011
October 2011
September 2011
August 2011
July 2011
June 2011
May 2011
April 2011
March 2011
February 2011
January 2011
December 2010
November 2010
October 2010
September 2010
August 2010
July 2010
June 2010
May 2010
April 2010
March 2010
February 2010
January 2010
December 2009
November 2009
October 2009
September 2009
August 2009
July 2009
June 2009
May 2009
April 2009
March 2009
February 2009
January 2009
December 2008
November 2008
October 2008
September 2008
August 2008
July 2008
June 2008
May 2008
April 2008
March 2008
February 2008
January 2008
December 2007
November 2007
October 2007
September 2007
August 2007
July 2007
June 2007
May 2007
April 2007
March 2007
February 2007
January 2007
December 2006
November 2006
October 2006
September 2006
August 2006
July 2006
June 2006
May 2006
April 2006
March 2006
February 2006
January 2006
December 2005
November 2005
October 2005
September 2005
August 2005
July 2005
June 2005
May 2005
April 2005
March 2005
February 2005
January 2005
December 2004
November 2004
October 2004
September 2004
August 2004
July 2004
June 2004
May 2004
April 2004
March 2004
February 2004
January 2004
December 2003
November 2003

ATOM RSS1 RSS2



LISTS.CLIR.ORG

CataList Email List Search Powered by the LISTSERV Email List Manager