Head of Collection Development, Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection-- University of Texas at Austin

Post date: Nov 25, 2019

The University of Texas Libraries invites applications for the position of Head of Collection Development at our Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection. This position will work to identify and acquire information resources, including core and special collections materials in all formats to support the study and teaching of a broad range of Latin American subjects at the University of Texas. Strong candidates for this position will have specialization in and thorough knowledge of the history and culture of Latin America/Caribbean, along with demonstrated knowledge of collection development and management, including archives.

The minimum salary for this position is listed at $55,000, and is negotiable, commensurate with experience.

To receive full consideration, complete application materials are due by the date of first review on Monday, January 6, 2020. To review a complete listing of responsibilities, qualifications, and to apply, please visit the UT Austin Job Board by following the link below.

Head of Collection Development posting R_00007007


The University of Texas Libraries has a strong commitment to diversity and encourages applications from traditionally underrepresented groups. We welcome and respect all individuals and communities by valuing and consciously maintaining awareness of diverse perspectives and experiences. We believe inclusivity is critical to fostering excellence in all of our endeavors, and we promote diversity in our collections and services, as well as in our recruiting, hiring, and retention practices.