Re-advertised Position Announcement Head of Cataloging Adam Murray 26 Feb 2008 16:28 UTC

Below  is a readvertised position announcement for the Head of Cataloging at Murray  State University.  Please note that the application deadline has been  extended.

Assistant  Professor/Head of Cataloging, University Libraries, Murray  State University.  Full-time tenure track position to begin July 2008.  Qualifications:  ALA-accredited master’s  degree required. Must show demonstrated experience with copy and original  cataloging and supervisory experience.  Familiarity with existing and new  cataloging standards such as MARC, LC subject headings, and AACR2; familiarity  with an Integrated Library System, prefer Voyager; and knowledge of OCLC  services are required.   Responsibilities:  Coordinates and  supervises all operations related to cataloging to maximize library user access;  prepares and ensures quality of original and complex copy cataloging for library  materials of all formats; conducts analysis of existing workflows and develops  creative solutions for making workflows more efficient; participates in library,  and university and state/regional committees. The Murray State University  library system is striving to reach
 university expansion initiatives, including  participation in the implementation of a new university-wide portal.  Application Deadline: April 4, 2008.   To Apply:  Submit a letter of  application, curriculum vitae, names, addresses, email and telephone numbers of  three references to:  Nancy Jones, Head of Cataloging Screening Committee  Secretary, 205 Waterfield Library, Murray State University, Murray, KY   42071-3307.  Women and minorities are  encouraged to apply.  Murray State University is an equal education and  employment opportunity M/F/D/, AA employer.