The UMKC University Libraries are seeking a collaborative, team-oriented individual to fill the role of Head of Digital Projects, responsible for managing all digital projects for the Special Collections and Archives Division at UMKC University Libraries, including digital repository collections and digital exhibits. The Head of Digital Projects will also participate in digital humanities initiatives by providing leadership on project design and implementation, and consulting on digital exhibits, digital lifecycle management, and emerging digital technologies. The Head of Digital Projects collaboratively designs, develops, and maintains the University’s digital repository for special collections, UMKC Digital Special Collections, in order to support the management, digitization process, development of metadata, long-term preservation, and appropriate storage and retrieval of these collections at the University. This position is a non-tenure track, ranked faculty librarian appointment, has supervisory responsibilities, and reports to the Associate Dean of Special Collections and Archives.
For more information about the position and application instructions, please review the full posting and job description: https://library.umkc.edu/jobs/hdp
Applications received by May 16, 2021 will be given priority consideration. Applications received after this date will continue to be reviewed until the position is filled.
Associate Dean of Special Collections & Archives – Librarian III
Affiliated Faculty, Latinx and Latin American Studies
University of Missouri--Kansas City University Libraries
326D MNL | 5100 Rockhill Road | Kansas City, MO 64110-2499
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