The Bishop Library at Lebanon Valley College is seeking a full-time head of collections and technical services. The head of collections and technical services provides leadership and management for all activities associated with systems, acquisitions, cataloging, serials management, and interlibrary loan. This position also contributes to the library’s reference and instruction program and works closely with faculty, staff, students, and the public.
Qualifications include a master’s degree in Library or Information Science from an ALA-accredited program, excellent oral and written communication skills, excellent interpersonal, and organizational skills, as well as cross-cultural competencies to maximize effectiveness with diverse groups of students, colleagues, and community members. The ability to work independently and as part of a team in a dynamic environment is required, as well as a strong service orientation, and a demonstrated commitment to participating in and building an inclusive, equitable, and diverse campus community.
Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest, resume, a Statement of Inclusive Excellence (1 page): a diversity, equity, and inclusion statement addressing personal experience with teaching, advising, other work or service intended to reduce barriers and contribute to the development of an inclusive community and contact information for three professional references through https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=c6864f58-380f-4d35-a085-a83ec5fb3f0b&ccId=19000101_000001&jobId=397900&source=CC2&lang=en_US. A review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Lebanon Valley College is committed to excellence through its employment practices and welcomes applicants with exceptional qualifications, particularly those with demonstrable commitments to a more inclusive society and world. The College is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and staff and strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication, and understanding. The College strongly encourages applications from historically underrepresented populations. To learn more about our commitment to inclusive excellence go to https://www.lvc.edu/about/institutional-priorities/inclusive-excellence/