University Librarian and Director of Library Services - High Point University


Description: High Point University is seeking a University Librarian to join our excellent faculty and caring staff. High Point University is a progressive school situated in the heart of piedmont North Carolina. The 500+ acre campus boasts new facilities and a beautiful campus. With an FTE of 5800, HPU has a robust undergraduate population and growing list of graduate programs. High Point University libraries include a main library, two satellite locations, and a staff of 20. The University Librarian is a part of the faculty and has faculty status overseeing library operations, including all collections, their access, and acquisitions. The current library/learning resources number 265,000 physical volumes and include 850,000 eBooks with access to 42,000 periodical titles through ownership, esubscriptions, and electronic databases. The library’s integrated catalog (WMS) allows access to all physical and e-resources.

Qualifications: Master’s Degree from an ALA-accredited library school. A PHD in Library Science or in a related field of study. Five years of experience in an academic library. Five years of management and supervisory experience in an academic library. Ability to communicate a strong service message. Ability to work collaboratively.