Position Announcement: Head, Serials Cataloging, U.Calif., Irvine SERIALST Moderator 16 Oct 2002 22:45 UTC

Date: Wed, 16 Oct 2002 15:18:56 -0700
From: Manuel Urrizola <murrizol@lib.uci.edu>
Subject: Job announcement

Head, Serials Cataloging

The Libraries of the University of California, Irvine (UCI) invite
applications for the position of Head, Serials Cataloging Section in the
Catalog Department.  The incumbent will provide leadership, management and
supervision of daily operations for the Serials Cataloging Section which
catalogs serials in all formats; monitor trends and maintain currency in
emerging issues in bibliographic control of serials; perform original and
complex copy cataloging of serials; and share responsibility in Catalog
Department management as a member of the Catalog Management Team. The
salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience within a
range of $42,996-$70,500 (Associate Librarian I - Librarian II).
Applicants who may qualify at the Associate Librarian level are encouraged
to apply.

The Catalog Department is responsible for cataloging approximately 30,000
items annually. Including the Department Head, the staff includes 8
librarians, 22 full-time library assistants and a varying number of
student assistants.  The Department consists of five sections: Monograph
Cataloging, Copy Cataloging, Serials, Catalog Maintenance, and East Asian.
The Department uses OCLC for cataloging and the Innovative Interfaces Inc.
INNOPAC system as the Libraries' OPAC.

One of ten University of California campuses, the University of
California, Irvine, is nestled in 1,500 acres of coastal foothills, five
miles from the Pacific Ocean, between San Diego and Los Angeles.  The full
position description with instructions on how to apply is listed on the
UCI Libraries Web site at http://www.lib.uci.edu/about/libvac.html with
links to additional Web sites featuring campus and community information.
Applications received by October 30, 2002 will receive first
consideration, but applications will continue to be accepted until the
position is filled.

The University Of California, Irvine is an equal opportunity employer
committed to excellence through diversity.

Manuel Urrizola
Head of Monographic Cataloging & Interim Head of Serials Cataloging
UCI Libraries
P.O. Box 19557
Irvine, CA 92623-9557
(949) 824-3146
(949) 824-2059 Fax