Assistant Dean for Scholarly Communications and Collection Development at Colorado State University Libraries
The Colorado State University Libraries are recruiting an Assistant Dean for Scholarly Communications and Collection Development.
Here's an excerpt from the ad:
- Oversees the College Liaisons and Collections units (8 faculty librarians and 3 staff) and works with the unit coordinators to develop and carry out strategic initiatives; manages an annual collections budget of $7 million and a collection of more than 2 million volumes. Negotiates contracts with vendors and consortia on behalf of the Libraries. . . .
- Cultivates and promotes new and progressive models of scholarly communication and collection development, including open access, demand-driven acquisitions, and data management. . . .
- Promotes alternative publishing models and consults on author rights. Provides support to librarians engaged in activities related to scholarly communication, open access, and copyright.