Director of Holman Library

McKendree University seeks a dynamic and collaborative leader to serve as Director of Holman Library, the University library.

Responsibilities include:

Leadership

  • Provide strategic direction for the Library
  • Reflect and promote the mission and vision of McKendree University
  • Lead team of librarians with a focus on student success
  • Serve the university through participation in faculty committees, task forces, and initiatives
  • Communicate library goals and services to the campus community

Management

  • Develop and implement the strategic plan for the library
  • Develop and implement policies and procedures for the library
  • Develop and administer the budget to effectively utilize financial resources
  • Recruit, hire, train, supervise, and evaluate library faculty/staff
  • Oversee the library building as a physical facility

The candidate must hold an MLS degree from an ALA-accredited program, have three years post-MLS relevant administrative experience, and be well versed in the integration of technology in academic libraries.

Interested candidates should send a letter of application referencing job #LIB44, curriculum vita, diversity statement, and contact information for three professional references to Shirley A. Baugh, Director of Human Resources, hr@mckendree.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. ADA/EEO/Vet/Disabled

For further information about Holman Library, visit the website, www.mckendree.edu/library.