Purchase College, State University of New York welcomes applications for the position of Director of the Library. Purchase College offers an atmosphere which blends traditional academic studies in Letters and Sciences with conservatories in Visual and Performing Arts.
The Library holds a well-established, high-traffic role as the center of scholarly life on campus. Reporting directly to the Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs, the Director will serve as the leader of the Library; supervise a team of faculty librarians and professional staff; collaborate with senior campus administrators, deans, and heads of college departments; serve as a liaison to SUNY central administration and the SUNY Libraries Consortium; and represent the Library to various external campus partners.
The incoming Director will have exciting opportunities to build upon the Library’s growth in key areas, such as: moving forward with the Library’s institutional repository and digital collections, taking a robust instruction and liaison program to the next level, broadening the Library’s relationship with the Performing Arts conservatories, and redesigning Library spaces and technologies for the 21st century user.
Please visit the Purchase College Human Resources page for further information and to apply.