Head of Metadata ServicesWashington University in St. Louis

Post date: Oct 25, 2021

Recruitment has started for the position of Head of Metadata Services for the Washington University Libraries. Washington University Libraries has a strong commitment to achieving and supporting diversity initiatives in our collections and the services that we provide as well as in our recruiting, hiring and retention practices. We value and respect all individuals and communities therefore, we strongly encourage applications from women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, LGBTQIA individuals, and veterans regardless of natural origin.

The Head of Metadata Services oversees policies, procedures, and processes related to MARC and non-MARC metadata description across the University Libraries. This position directly supervises 6 FTE, 3 professional and 3 support staff. Reports to the Associate University Librarian for Collection Management and Access Services. Other responsibilities of the position, salary information and the required qualifications, appear in the job description at the following link: Job Description. If you are interested in this position, please apply via job #JR62677.

Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.