Dean of the College of University Libraries & Learning Sciences
Reporting to UNM’s Provost, the Dean of the College of University Libraries and Learning Sciences provides administrative leadership for all college operations and is responsible for positioning the college to enhance the university within the vision of the university’s strategic plan. The Dean leads the College of University Libraries and Learning Sciences in its mission of supporting the needs of a rapidly growing research university, provides vision and direction as the College evolves to support research, learning, and teaching in the twenty-first century, and advocates for the college within the university and the larger community. The Dean develops strong relationships with Deans of other units, the Office of the Provost, the President, and other university administrators while promoting college programs that address the needs of students, staff, faculty, and the community, on and off-campus and online. The Dean oversees recruitment, retention, and evaluation of high-quality faculty and staff. The Dean will work collaboratively to fulfill the university’s educational and research mission through the provision of both traditional and innovative library resources and services. The Dean is responsible for the College’s fiscal resources and actively participates in development and grant activities. The Dean represents the college within the university and at the local, state national and international level.To Apply:The University of New Mexico actively seeks and encourages nominations of and applications from individuals who are members of under-represented groups. For information regarding the confidentiality of inquiries and applications call or email to the address listed below.A complete application consists of:1. A letter of interest addressing the minimum and preferred qualifications posted for the position 2. A current curriculum vitae3. The names, addresses and contact information of three professional references Applicants will be notified before references are contacted. Applications should be submitted online at http://unmjobs.unm.edu referencing posting 0822876. For best consideration, applications should be submitted by December 31, 2013; however the position will remain open until filled. Nominations should be submitted by email to Lauren Medrano, Search Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org. The University of New Mexico is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, Educator.For additional information about UNM, see http://www.unm.edu.