Associate University Librarian for Scholarly Communication & Collections
Iowa State University
Associate University Librarian for Scholarly Communication & CollectionsThe
Iowa State University Library seeks a strong leader to shape and direct the
work the of the Collections & Technical Services Division and lead scholarly
communication efforts for the Library.
For complete text, qualifications and application instructions:
[https://www.iastatejobs.com/](https://www.iastatejobs.com/), posting number
ISU students, staff, and faculty strive to overcome historical and divisive
biases in our society. Library staff must embrace an
environment of inclusion that moves beyond simple tolerance to recognizing the
richness in individual identities of people, and diverse
perspectives. Iowa State University is an EO/AA
employer. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex,
national origin, disability, or protected Vets status.
About Iowa State University:
Iowa State University is a premier land grant institution located in Ames in
the heart of Iowa. Ames celebrates all four seasons and activities to
accompany each of them. Ski trails, golf courses, aquatic centers and orchards
are plentiful. Ames has over 30 parks (encompassing 750 acres), 13 park
shelters, dog parks and miles of bicycle and walking trails. As of the 2010
Census, the Ames population was nearly 59,000, and in 2014, CNN Money placed
[Ames at no. 8](http://time.com/money/3312316/ames-iowa-best-places-to-live/)
on the list of top 50 best small cities in the country. [Ranked no.
5](http://venturebeat.com/2013/06/25/smartest-cities-in-america/) on the list
of 100 Smartest Cities in America Study, no surprise that Ames and surrounding
school districts are recognized nationally for quality education, low teacher-
student ratios, and reading and math proficiency.
Ranked by U.S. News and World Report as one of the top public universities in
the nation, ISU is one of three Iowa Regent's institutions. Over 16,000
employees serve a population of over 34,000 students. Iowa State is a member
of the Association of American Universities (AAU), and the University Library
is a member of the Association of Research Libraries (ARL) and the Greater
Western Library Alliance (GWLA).
The campus boasts amenities like Art on Campus, a collection of over 2,000
works of public art, including Grant Wood's largest murals located in Parks
Library and many pieces by Sticks, Inc., founded by renowned artist and Ames
native Sarah Grant. Collegerank.net lists the William Robert Parks and Ellen
Sorge Parks Library at no. 16 on the list of the 50 Most Amazing College
Visit the [City of Ames](http://www.cityofames.org/), [Iowa State
University](http://www.iastate.edu/) and the [University
Library](http://www.lib.iastate.edu/) for additional information.
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