The Library department at Brooklyn College invites applications for an Assistant or Associate Professor – College Archivist position.
The College Archivist is responsible for the management and administration of the Brooklyn College Archives & Special Collections. In collaboration with the Department of History, s/he is also responsible for the management of Brooklyn College’s Minor in Archival Studies & Community Documentation. This includes teaching the archival introductory course, oversight of interns, and other related duties.
The College Archivist oversees strategic planning initiatives related to Archives & Special Collections, designs and implements comprehensive collection development policies and procedures for the unit; Participates in appropriate fundraising and grant-seeking activities; and the oversight of archival digitization initiatives and other major projects, and for liaising with other units to achieve project objectives. The College Archivist supervises and assigns tasks for a staff of 4 full-time employees, 2 to 4 part-time staff, interns, and grant-paid employees.
Review of applications will begin October 21, 2014 and will continue until the position is filled.
For more information, visit www.brooklyn.cuny.edu/