Head, Information Commons Services (application deadline extended) a�� University at Albany, SUNY a�� Albany, N.Y.

The University at Albany Libraries (State University of New York, Albany, NY) seek a Head, Information Commons Services who has a strong commitment to public services and is highly motivated to develop, deliver and oversee the services and operations of the Information Commons and Interactive Media Center located in the University and Science Libraries (uptown campus), and who will coordinate with the Dewey Library Information Commons (located on the downtown campus). The Head, Information Commons will develop collaborative initiatives and partnerships beyond and within the Libraries and supervise two professional positions. Responsibilities include assigned hours at the reference desk, including some evening/weekend hours, and information literacy instruction. Tenure-track library faculty at the University at Albany, SUNY, are expected to engage in research, publication, and service to the University Libraries, the University, and the profession, as required for promotion and continuing appointment. He/she reports to the Associate Director for Public Services.

Academic rank: Senior Assistant Librarian

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Established in 1844 and designated a University Center of the State University of New York in 1962, the University at Albany has a broad mission of excellence in undergraduate and graduate education, research and public service that engages a diverse student body of more than 17,300 students in eight schools and colleges across three campuses. Located in Albany, New York, New York Statea��s capital, the University is convenient to Boston, New York City and the Adirondacks.

About John Pell

John Pell is an assistant professor and librarian at Hunter College in New York City.

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