Director of Library Services - James B. Duke Memorial Library at Johnson C. Smith University


Description: The Director of Library Services at Johnson C. Smith University oversees all aspects of the Library including administrative operations, public services, personnel, facilities, collections, budgets, and assessment. The Director will ensure that the library fulfills its mission and its contribution to the University’s overall mission by providing students, faculty, staff, and community members with access to digital and physical materials for academic research, collaborative study, and lifelong learning. The Director will provide leadership in the development of library programs and services reflecting emerging trends and best practices for academic libraries as components of the evolving educational and informational infrastructure, and will ensure that the James B. Duke Memorial Library supports the campus community, the Division of Academic Affairs, and the Golden Blueprint strategic plan for university success and development. Ability to work nights and/or weekends, as necessary. 

Qualifications: Master’s degree in Library Science from an American Library Association-accredited program or equivalent degree. Five to seven years of academic librarianship and management skills in planning, finance, team building, grant management, supervision, and faculty and staff development. Progressively responsible professional managerial experience, including significant supervisory experience, in an academic environment. 

Salary: $85,000 - $92,000