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.