Position available immediately after closing. This is a 100%, twelve-month, tenure-system appointment.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Working under the direction of the Archivist for Music and Fine Arts,
the Associate Archivist for
Faculty Papers is responsible for strategic leadership to acquire,
preserve and steward the professional and personal archives of
University of Illinois faculty (i.e., “faculty papers”) initially
those in the College of Fine and Applied Arts.
MLS from an ALA accredited
library school with a concentration in archival theory and practice, or
an equivalent degree; Working knowledge of the accepted standards of the
archives profession; Minimum of one year of
experience working in an academic or governmental archives or
special collections repository; Supervisory experience.
Strong written and oral communication
skills; Ability to meet research and publication requirements for
promotion and tenure; Ability to read music. See
https://jobs.illinois.edu for preferred qualifications.